Sarah Dunant on QAnon... and conversations with her hairdresser.
Zoe Strimpel discusses growing divides between our social groupings.
Michael Morpurgo questions whether we are educating our children or programming them.
Adam Gopnik on why, during the pandemic, there's a fine line between clever... and stupid.
John Gray discusses why he believes liberals are turning their backs on tolerance.
Will Self reflects on how the pandemic could affect our perception of human progress.
Bernardine Evaristo reflects on changing attitudes to gender.
Linda Colley on why being a small nation can be an advantage.
Rebecca Stott tells the story of 536 AD - the year the sun 'disappeared'.
Will Self discusses how the pandemic has affected our views of inheritance.