Links tagged with “davidrunciman”
David Runciman reviews ‘Theresa May’ by Rosa Prince · LRB 16 March 2017
I haven’t had much of a sense of what May is about, what makes her tick. This article seems to have an interesting set of ideas about it.
Counter-Counter-Revolution by David Runciman (London Review of Books)
On whether 1979 was the most significant year of the 20th century. Either way, an interesting look at a handful of people and occasions that had a profound effect. Suggests we don’t know yet who our current era’s most impactful people will be.
LRB · David Runciman · Look…
For this: “a new divide in British public life: between the people who say ‘Look…’ and the people who say ‘So…’”
LRB · David Runciman · I Could Fix That
All interesting, but I particularly like the bits where Bill Clinton gets obsessed with details of things like Hubble and Dolly the sheep.