A Love Letter to J.G. Ballard's 'High-Rise'
Forty years old and soon to be turned into a film, Ballard's disturbing, prophetic novel will change the way you think about reality – and tells us much about Britain today.
Adventures in UKIP Country
Meme Politics and Apathy in UKIP-on-Sea
It's pretty apt that a funeral parlour off a roundabout in this town on the north-east coast of Essex could well be considered the spiritual home of UKIP.
Tim Burrows, Photos: Hayley Hatton
Underappreciated Masterpieces: J. G. Ballard’s 'High Rise'
I was sold on High Rise (1975) after the first ten words: “Later, as he sat on his balcony eating the dog…”
Jeremy Thomas Is the Man Behind England's Greatest Independent Films
We spoke to him about bringing the world Crash and Sexy Beast.
Original Creators: J.G. Ballard
We take a look at some iconic artists from numerous disciplines who have left an enduring and indelible mark on today’s creators.