Literature

Limericks: The ultimate 21st-century medium?

Rupert Swallow challenges you to read a whole article as he discusses social media, limericks, and the 21st-century attention span.

The Phenomenon of the Guilty Pleasure

Ever wondered why we treat some of our favourite books as academically inferior, gripping enough to return to again and again, but not quite literary enough to name drop at uni? Emily Smith investigates the fascinating world of guilty pleasures.