Arts & Books

Risen offers a fresh look at an era studded with casual cruelties and beset by intrigue

Review: Small Town Talk by Barney Hoskyns, Faber and Faber, £20

Review: Edmund Campion by Gerard Kilroy, Ashgate, £80

Many patients cannot find peace until they have become reconciled with those they love

Bone Tomahawk, starring Kurt Russell, is a genre-bending Western that doesn’t deserve to be overlooked

A book about the life of monks in Pskov-Caves Monastery has become an unlikely bestseller

Cardinal Robert Sarah has the quiet authority to stand up to Western ideology

Spotlight makes its mark without resorting to sensationalism

Superficial similarity may hide more fundamental disagreements

A new exhibition charts Aubrey Beardsley’s journey from ‘Decadence to Catholicism’