Larkin, Keats and Hardy can all be summed up in a word – but not Shakespeare

5 November 2016 9:00

What can be said in a word? A lot, if you are a poet. Poets annex familiar words and empower…

Spectator books of the year: Roger Lewis on hating Sheridan Morley

17 November 2014 11:47

Sheridan Morley was an old enemy of mine, so I was thrilled to see him brilliantly denounced and called to…