MARTIN AMIS – “DEATH IS ALREADY INTRIGUED BY YOU”

CLIVE JAMES AND MARTIN AMIS joined John McAuliffe in the Martin Harris Centre for a discussion about literature and ageing last week. The two authors considered both how age affects writing, and the idea of age and ageing as subjects for prose and poetry. Amis impressed the 100-strong audience with pithy aphorisms and anecdotes taken … Continue reading MARTIN AMIS – “DEATH IS ALREADY INTRIGUED BY YOU”

THE FIVE BOSSES YOU THOUGHT YOU’D ONLY MEET IN HELL

THE BIG brained, grown-up and not necessarily ginger Dexters in their Harvard Medical School laboratories have completed a scientific survey, which shows that frustration in the workplace improves career prospects. The Harvard research pack apparently did not die or get bored whilst spending 44 years following 824 people in the workplace. Team leader with a … Continue reading THE FIVE BOSSES YOU THOUGHT YOU’D ONLY MEET IN HELL