Roger's review on Milan Kundera's The Festival of Insignificance features in the June edition of Literary Review.
The Festival of Insignificance by Milan Kundera
MR: Most of Europe is politically moving leftward but, even if unpredictably, the Conservative Party has won political elections in the UK. In Italy, a kind of Blairite new Democratic Party (formerly the Italian Communist Party) is governing, technically unelected, since months with no challenge neither opposition.
BBC Radio 4 - A Point of View - The nature and limits of democracy
Should a nation be defined by language and territory, by ruling party or by faith? A Point of View Podcast can be found here.
We should not expect education to be simply left to teachers, or the state. Read my Point of View on the BBC News website here.