Author

 
Jane Taylor

Jane Taylor

    Twixt the virtual and substantial
    Twixt the virtual and substantial
    In 1650 a young woman, Ann Green, was hanged for infanticide in Oxford. Her body was handed over to members of the university's medical...
    Kentridge for beginners
    Kentridge for beginners
    William Kentridge's production of The Nose at the New York Metropolitan Opera is an exploration of the operatic form itself.
    An olive branch
    An olive branch
    I am so very pleased, through this prize, to be associated with Olive Schreiner, and would like to thank the committee for considering a detective...
    The impossibility of ethical action
    The impossibility of ethical action
    Let me first say it simply: JM Coetzee's latest novel, Disgrace, is a remarkable work. The narrative opens with an exploration of the diminished...