Arts & Culture
Arts & Culture
16 March 2018

Network: dying for ratings

A theatre revival of the 1976 film shines a light on our mad media.

What’s so bad about ‘cultural appropriation’?

The Cambridge Dictionary is the latest to treat cultural mixing as wrong.

9 March 2018

The creature from the feminist film-studies lecture

The Shape of Water is dampened by its unsubtle identity politics.

8 March 2018

What’s really behind the demise of the NME?

The music press has grown stale as youth culture has become more timid.

5 March 2018

Feminism: the Oscars’ must-have accessory

Will this celebrity self-righteousness ever end?

1 March 2018

Suing stand-ups: the latest free-speech battle

Comedians must be free to make jokes about whatever and whoever they like.

27 February 2018

Sorry, Stormzy, but you’ve become boring

The grime artist is now a Guardian editorial made flesh.

23 February 2018

Black Panther: we need to liberate culture from politics

No film can withstand this many hot takes.

23 February 2018

I, Tonya: a complicated life

This film dares to look at the human behind the villain.

21 February 2018

Lady Bird: a grown‑up coming‑of‑age story

The real stars of Greta Gerwig’s teen film are the parents.