The fear of isolation is inscribed in our DNA and loneliness is an identifiable health risk. But acknowledging and even welcoming it may be the secret
Friends told John Hurt not to touch the role of Quentin Crisp. He ignored them and it changed his life.
Norm Hewitt and Manu Bennett start a very important conversation on violence and courage in Making Good Men.
Gloucestershire-born, Los Angeles-based author Geoff Dyer is as interested in the conventions of reading as those of writing.
The Road to Winter by Mark Smith and Devolve: The Wolf by Mike Hooper - book reviews
Dystopian fiction is enduringly popular – two new books explore life after an apocalypse.
Rosemary essential oil helps improve prospective memory, study says
By Ruth Nichol
The Elizabethan belief in the powers of rosemary is borne out in the lab.
NZIFF Blog: Midnight Special, Operation Avalanche, Personal Shopper and The Rehearsal
By James Robins
The fourth instalment of film critic James Robins' blog on the New Zealand International Film Festival.