Book Review: Steffen Kverneland’s Glorious Graphic Novel “Munch”

Edvard Munch's The Scream is one of the most recognised paintings in the history of art. One could argue that alongside Da Vinci's Mona Lisa, Monet's Water Lilies, and Warhol's Marilyn, it has become an iconic, and popular, painting which the general public are increasingly familiar with. With Steffen Kverneland's graphic biography, simply entitled "Munch", the … Continue reading Book Review: Steffen Kverneland’s Glorious Graphic Novel “Munch”

"True North" – A Response to the ‘Idea of North’

I don't intend for this to be a review of a book, but rather a personal response to the idea of a 'true north', and how much of how we identify the north and south is subjective, and entirely personal and emotional. I'm also writing this listening to Roxette, The Ballads - why not completely … Continue reading "True North" – A Response to the ‘Idea of North’