Vol. 23 No. 2 · 25 January 2001

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Peter Campbell

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Vol. 23 No. 2 · 25 January 2001

Alan Bennett

Diary: What I did in 2000

Letters

Adam Thorpe, Hugh Pennington, John Thompson, Edward Luttwak, Edward Said, Gerard Watson, Peter Wilson, Murray Sayle

Conor Gearty

What are judges for?

Tom Paulin

Poem: ‘Prologue’

Lorna Sage

Romancing: The Life and Work of Henry Green by Jeremy Treglown. Faber, 340 pp., £25, September 2000, 0 571 16898 1

Frank Kermode

The Means of Escape: Stories by Penelope Fitzgerald. Flamingo, 117 pp., £12.99, October 2000, 0 00 710030 2

David Trotter

Some Sort of Genius: A Life of Wyndham Lewis by Paul O'Keeffe. Cape, 697 pp., £25, October 2001, 0 224 03102 3
Wyndham Lewis: Painter and Writer by Paul Edwards. Yale, 583 pp., £40, August 2000, 0 300 08209 6

Thomas Jones

Short Cuts: The Spectator

Andrew O’Hagan

Story: ‘Every Sodding Thing’

James Hall

The Artist's Body edited by Tracey Warr and Amelia Jones. Phaidon, 304 pp., £39.95, July 2000, 0 7148 3502 1
Five Hundred Self-Portraits edited by Julian Bell. Phaidon, 528 pp., £19.95, November 2000, 0 7148 3959 0
Renaissance Self-Portraiture by Joanna Woods-Marsden. Yale, 285 pp., £45, October 1998, 0 300 07596 0

Malcolm Bull

The Fragile Absolute or why is the christian legacy worth fighting for? by Slavoj Žižek. Verso, 182 pp., £16, June 2000, 1 85984 770 6

Glen Newey

Profit over People: Neo-Liberalism and Global Order by Noam Chomsky. Seven Stories, 175 pp., £26, October 1998, 1 888363 82 7
Acts of Aggression: Policing ‘Rogue’ States by Noam Chomsky and Ramsey Clark, edited by Edward Said. Seven Stories, 62 pp., £4.99, May 1999, 1 58322 005 4
The Umbrella of US Power: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the Contradictions of US Policy by Noam Chomsky. Seven Stories, 78 pp., £3.99, December 1998, 1 888363 85 1
The New Military Humanism: Lessons from Kosovo by Noam Chomsky. Pluto, 199 pp., £30, November 1999, 0 7453 1633 6

Peter Campbell

Behind King’s Cross

Avi Shlaim

Ehud Barak

Robert Irwin

A Vision of the Middle East: An Intellectual Biography of Albert Hourani by Abdulaziz Al-Sudairi. Tauris, 221 pp., £12.99, January 2000, 9781860645815

Andy Beckett

Diary: in Chile

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