Arts & Books

Book review: American Jesuits and the World by John T McGreevy

Versailles: a Disneyland version of history

The great American writer’s latest book presents death as deliverance from modern anxiety

Watching his latest film, Knight of Cups, is like being cornered in a bar by a handsome bore

A startling Hungarian film shows how humanity can endure in the face of monstrous evil

On the 400th anniversary of his death, we should celebrate the Christian understanding of our national poet

Book review: The Knights of Malta by H J A Sire, Third Millennium, £35

The Brand New Testament swings from absurdist comedy to elegiac reflection on mortality

The Industries of the Future: By Alec Ross, Simon and Schuster, £20

Pablo Larrain’s latest film about a group of disgraced priests refuses to offer easy answers