Michael Coveney: Top Critical Moments and a clutch of Burning Pestles
A new book coinciding with the Critics' Circle centenary stirs memories for our chief critic
Michael Coveney: Critics and Freud descend on theatrical Hampstead
Lydia Wilson, Antony Sher, David Horovitch and Adrian Schiller in Hysteria The critics, as well as Sigmund Freud, returned to Hampstead last night with the revival of Terry Johnson's del
Michael Coveney: Criticism collapses on a wave of dissent and indifference
The announcement that the Independent on Sunday is closing its arts section will send tremors through the Critics Circle, if not shock waves through the nation. It's perhaps a signal ...