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Monocle on Culture, 423

18 November 2019

As Apple and Disney launch their own streaming services, Terri White and Toby Earle join Robert Bound to ask whether this rapidly expanding market is increasing not just the quantity of TV shows but their quality.

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Meet the Writers, 206

17 November 2019

Michael Morpurgo is a multi-award-winning, bestselling author, known for his children’s books, notably ‘War Horse’. A former Children’s Laureate, he’s written more than 100 titles, as well as screenplays and libretti for…

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The Stack, 377

16 November 2019

This week we speak with James Ball from the Bureau of Investigative Journalism, Anne-Sophie Garrigou from ‘The Beam’ magazine, Lewis H Lapham from ‘Lapham’s Quarterly’ and Fabian Saul from ‘Flaneur’.

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Monocle Weekends, 2

16 November 2019

Georgina Godwin shakes off the winter chill at the Sharjah International Book Fair in the United Arab Emirates as she takes a tour of the Louvre Abu Dhabi and meets the president and director of the Sharjah Art Foundation…

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The Pioneers, 3

15 November 2019

We meet the French doctor making major advances in the treatment of paraplegic patients. He tells Andrew Mueller how he used his background in maths and physics to devise a spinal bridge that’s helping people to get moving…

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Monocle on Culture, 422

11 November 2019

Martin Scorsese’s new film tells the story of Frank ‘The Irishman’ Sheeran, a 1950s truck driver turned hitman who became union boss Jimmy Hoffa’s right-hand man. But does it keep you gripped for its three-and-a-half hours…

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Meet the Writers, 205

10 November 2019

Want to know more about the authors behind your favourite books? Tune in to discover the methods of – and inspiration behind – some of the world’s most exciting writers. Every Saturday, Georgina Godwin hosts an in-depth…

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Mademoiselle Privé Tokyo, 4

10 November 2019

Musician and producer Pharrell Williams concludes our series of interviews at the Mademoiselle Privé Tokyo exhibition. He reveals his fascination with great ideas to Monocle’s editor-in-chief, Tyler Brûlé, and explains why…

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Mademoiselle Privé Tokyo, 3

10 November 2019

Korean-American actress and DJ Soo Joo Park explains to Monocle’s editor-in-chief, Tyler Brûlé, how a multicultural upbringing and education helped her to master Chanel’s codes and her fascination when seeing them being…

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Mademoiselle Privé Tokyo, 2

10 November 2019

Film-maker Sofia Coppola has strong ties with both Chanel and Japan. She is perhaps best known for her Tokyo-based 2003 film ‘Lost In Translation’ in which Bill Murray and Scarlett Johansson befriend each other as they find…

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The Stack, 376

9 November 2019

We head to magCulture Live, London’s annual celebration of all things print, to find out what’s happening in the industry and grab a word with some of its leading lights.

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Monocle Weekends, 1

9 November 2019

On Monocle’s new weekend programme, Georgina Godwin discusses the value of a good bookshop with Bill Samuel, grandson of the founder of Foyles. Plus: Petri Burtsov tours Muji’s new Helsinki outpost, Bill Leuty takes a…

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The Pioneers, 2

8 November 2019

Our new series begins with Californian molecular biologist Miranda Wang, who’s been thinking about the plastic crisis since high school. Now in her mid-twenties, she tells Andrew Mueller about her company BioCellection,…

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Monocle on Culture, 421

4 November 2019

‘Ghostland’, the new book by Edward Parnell, is a mix of memoir, travelogue, nature journal and literary journey set in spooky, rural locations around the UK. Parnell chats to Robert Bound about how these places and narr…

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Meet the Writers, 204

3 November 2019

Georgina Godwin speaks to Fatima Bhutto about her book ‘New Kings of the World: Dispatches from Bollywood, Dizi and K-pop’, a look at how US cultural dominance is being challenged.

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