july 2021 Issue 498 £4.50

Robespierre’s Last Stand John Adamson

should we all be vegan? Julian Baggini the paranoid president Tim Stanley taeuber-arp in the spotlight Tanya Harrod far from the madding crowd Cal Flyn


seeking sebald • mired in the midlist • ode to melancholy poppies & peyote • lore of the jungle • statue wars