Alice Jones is Deputy Arts Editor of The Independent.
21 March 2014 11:45 AM
Laughter Lines: The Week in Comedy
14 March 2014 06:27 PM
Brains are sexy - but the implication here is still that looks come first
13 March 2014 10:00 PM
Comedy - it makes people laugh but can it change the world? Barack Obama thinks it can. This week the President of the United States made his funnyordie.com debut when he agreed to be interviewed on Between Two Ferns.
09 March 2014 12:00 AM
The BBC presenter was chairing a discussion about women in public life
08 March 2014 12:11 AM
“Bland, dull and repetitive” and obsessed with the lives of thirtysomethings in north‑west London – that is the parlous state of new literary fiction in the UK, according to one of its top practitioners.
Female pop stars like Lily Allen are too busy selling records to come up with anything constructive or interesting to say about feminism
07 March 2014 06:22 PM
In theory everyone is equal, but the reality is somewhat different
07 March 2014 12:19 PM
Alice Jones' Arts Diary at The Independent Bath Literature Festival
07 March 2014 12:05 PM
Psychoanalyst's new book to be based on 'attachment and intimacy'
06 March 2014 09:30 PM
"Have you actually read the book? You're asking me a lot of questions about it." This was, quite obviously, no ordinary literature festival talk. How could it be, when the author in question was Count Arthur Strong?
06 March 2014 07:19 PM
Don’t mention the war, or at least don’t mention it quite so often – that was the plea from one historian.
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Rozanne Duncan: Ukip expels councillor for 'jaw-dropping' comments made in BBC TV interview
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Panic Saturday: 13 million Britons spend £1.2bn – while 13 million others across the country live in poverty unable to afford food
BBC director Danny Cohen: Rising UK antisemitism makes me feel more uncomfortable than ever
- 1 Planes go hybrid-electric in important step to greener flight
- 2 Antonio Martin shooting: Mayor says there should be 'no comparison' to Ferguson
- 3 Antonio Martin shooting: Police and protesters clash over teenager's death just five miles from Ferguson, Missouri
- 4 British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
- 5 Northern Lights in the UK: Stunning Aurora Borealis illuminates Northumberland sky on Christmas Eve