Articles by Andrew Edwards

Fri, 03/06/2015 - 05:28
The Renaissance was a bastion of male achievement; whether in the field of sculpture, painting, letters or statecraft, few women were able to break th…
Mon, 08/11/2014 - 07:01
  Palermo Shooting premiered in 2008, directed by the German Wim Wenders, famous for Paris, Texas and the Buena Vista Social Club.  Although it never…
Mon, 06/09/2014 - 06:32
For many, the writer Charles Dickens is synonymous with the smog-filled London of Victorian England, a city he was able to capture so skilfully in his…
Tue, 04/08/2014 - 20:00
It takes a while to really get to know someone; superficial appearances, smiles and everyday exchanges are sometimes all that’s needed to establish a…
Wed, 06/19/2013 - 11:29
The small fishing village of Castel di Tusa on Sicily’s Tyrrhenian coast is a pretty place to stop for lunch overlooking the beach. Should you want to…
Mon, 05/28/2012 - 07:34
The name Thomas Coryate is little known today, yet in the time of Shakespeare he was one of Jacobean England's most famous travellers and renowned ecc…