Holly Williams is an arts and features writer for The Independent, The Independent Magazine and The Independent on Sunday.
09 March 2014 12:00 AM
How to adapt one of the 20th century’s most scandalous plays for the 21st century?
06 March 2014 02:03 PM
The Bank of England has kept rates on hold at 0.5 per cent, marking the fifth anniversary of ultra-loose monetary policy.
04 March 2014 10:38 AM
Battersea Arts Centre, London
02 March 2014 12:00 AM
What draws theatre folk to adapt Virginia Woolf? Holly Williams admires their skill... and courage
Magnum Photos' 30 Under 30 competition: Rise of a new generation of narrative-documentary photographers
02 March 2014 12:00 AM
David Hurn likens the esteemed Magnum photographic agency to "a family". He's been part of it since 1965, when he would get feedback from the likes of Bruce Davidson, Henri Cartier-Bresson and Elliott Erwitt. "When you come into this co-operative, you suddenly have access to people who are all better than you," he says. "That's the way to learn." And now Hurn, who was 30 when he joined the agency, is more than happy to be sharing his expertise with a new generation.
26 February 2014 11:02 AM
UK GDP unrevised at 0.7% in Q4 as business investment jumps
23 February 2014 12:00 AM
The comic-book world is a macho, muscly, brooding place that's hardly overpopulated with "strong" women; you're more likely to see cat-suited sexpots or damsels in distress. Which is partly why Wonder Woman, the exception to the rule, has become such an enduring icon.
21 February 2014 01:12 PM
A whole host of plays are marking the Great War centenary. But just what will Mr Gove think?
21 February 2014 10:29 AM
Shepherd's Bush Empire, London
Pretty in pink? Not in this show... Performance artist's new work to tackle the subject of sexualised role models
16 February 2014 12:00 AM
Bryony Kimmings, with help from niece Taylor, 11, has created her own pop star to take on our hyper-sexualised world
Britain's top vet sparks controversy with call for ban on slashing animals' throats in 'ritual' slaughters for halal and kosher meat products
If you're horrified by a flame-roasted dog, you should be shocked at a hog roast
Poor 'live like animals' says Boris's privately educated sister after going on 'poverty safari'
Exclusive: Impact of immigrants on British workers ‘negligible’
Vince Cable: Teachers 'know absolutely nothing' about the world of work
Ukraine crisis: Russia pledges to 'retaliate against sanctions' as Ukrainian president says Crimea vote will not be recognised
- 1 International Women's Day 2014: The shocking statistics that show why it is still so important
- 2 Orgasm machine to deliver climax at the push of a button
- 3 Dear 'The Sun', breast cancer isn't sexy
- 4 Teacher shows sex tape featuring herself to pupils during class by mistake
- 5 Singapore sting: Sky-high prices are pushing locals to the edge of affordability