Arts & Books

The art critic, who died last month, made her debut in these pages. The rest is history

There is a terrible dearth of music education in Britain’s schools, so it’s wonderful to see some young people still interested in classical music

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

David V Barrett on the reclusive, frail and devout Christina Rossetti

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

Jack Carrigan on a flawed selection of famous letters