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vitality, lightness, passion and fun' Photograph: Jane Bown Running since 1919, the James Tait Black embarked on a quest this autumn to find the best novel from amongst a roll call of former winners who include Graham Greene, Walter de la Mare, EM
After a summer of sporting glory, might Britain punch above its weight in the intellectual Olympics, aka the Nobel Prizes? Team GB has landed 17 Nobels since 2000, among them Sir John Gurdon, who won the prize for physiology or medicine this week.
Creative Scotland 'crisis' slammed by leading artists The organisation has been criticised over its management and ethos A hundred leading artists have launched a fierce attack on the management and running of arts body Creative Scotland. In an open
News in pictures Arts & Ents blogs Andy Cato and Tom Findlay are Groove Armada, a musical duo who have delivered a consistently impress... After the fun we had asking people in London how they would do in a completely unscientific sampling... London'
Letters A limited and sterile book-reading future Your report ( Kindle book sales have overtaken Amazon book sales , 6 August) highlights our march into a more limited and sterile book-reading future. It is not enough to simply compare the experience
Ulf Andersen/Getty Images The title of James Kelman 's new novel is more welcoming than his past choices, which have tended towards the jagged ( Not Not While the Giro ) or the melancholy-dour ( How Late It Was, How Late , which won the Booker prize
Will they make it to the other side before the lights change?' Photograph: Sarah Lee for the Guardian Helen's life is about confinement, the most poignant emblem of which, perhaps, is the cupboard in which her six-year-old daughter sleeps. Converted
News in pictures Arts & Ents blogs My relationship with the radio has always been a love/hate one...With the UK underground dance music scene rapidly grasping the attention of many more than ever befo... James Kelman looks refreshed when we meet in
With the UK underground dance music scene rapidly grasping the attention of many more than ever befo... On Tuesday a report appeared on a local news website in Kent about an electronics engineer from Sout... Suggested Topics James Kelman is known for
connections that don't quite connect and apparent non-connections that do.' Photograph: Murdo Macleod I know more than one person who, when picking up a book to see if it's worth reading, turns to page 62 and, if that's any good, buys it. This is a