Books

Tim Stanley admires a story of atheism, theocracy, postmodernism… and grace

Fellini’s films captured Rome’s character, says Ian Thomson

Jonathan Wright on how Asian authors re-imagined Christ

A young man finds healing on the road. By Charlie Hegarty

Michael Duggan says stained glass has gone from mass medium to spiritless abstraction

Jack Carrigan on a flawed selection of famous letters

In the 19th century, Western legal theory took a wrong turn, argues Joel Augustine