To the voiceless, the muffled, the frightened, the guilty, I attempt to give words

Once We Were Sisters

Sheila Kohler

The film trailer for Black Mass, based on the book by Dick Lehr and Gerard O’Neill. Starring Johnny Depp as the notorious Whitey Bulger.

Mr Holmes film UK trailer

Simon Mayo and Mark Kermode introduce The Movie Doctors

Ben Fountain reads from Billy Lynn’s Longtime Walk at the 2012 National Book Awards Finalists’ Reading. (It won the the National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction.)

Karl Pilkington on the afterlife

Karl Pilkington on baldness

There really is no correct way to consume this book. Read it from front to back, from back to front, or simply pick letters at random; whichever one you land on will offer you a snapshot of history in a format that we cannot afford to let die

More Letters of Note

Letters Live at Freemasons’ Hall, Covent Garden

The trailer for the Ang Lee adaptation of Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk, based on the novel by Ben Fountain