Futurism was launched like a political movement on the front page of Le Figaro on 20 February 1909.
Volume 71 Issue 2 February 2021
From the founding of Kiev in the ninth century through to the present, the Russian Empire has been both a predator and a victim.
In England, Shrove Tuesday has not just symbolised feasting, fasting and family, but riot and rebellion, too.
Travelling into the past of London’s great train stations.
On his death two centuries ago, Keats and his work looked sure to be forgotten. Why is he now so well loved?
Ungainly but fleet of foot, the flightless bird offers insights into the life of a legendary pharaoh.
‘Struggles matter in and of themselves.’
What can be known about Peru’s pre-Incan civilisation?
Love conquers all in Botticelli’s sensuous mythological masterpiece.
History neglected is as troubling as history erased. We need to rethink the discipline.