Volume 73 Issue 1 January 2023


The ‘way of tea’ is a ritual experience that embodies the natural world with all its imperfections.

Main Man

The ‘pragmatic and principled’ Harold Wilson.

Decline and Fall

Vladimir Putin has decried the ‘decadent West’ as destined to fail as a result of its degeneracy. Fears of decadence are not new.

Powerful Inversion

Understanding the Indigenous American past, from the earliest records of settlement up to the Ghost Dance revitalisation movement.

Hotel Days

Diplomatic negotiations at the 1921 Cairo Conference carved out a new geostrategic order.