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Podcasts from Spectator writers
Every Wong film is made with this conviction that music at once encodes and unleashes memories
By Tanjil Rashid
Dietrich is a monument of Western culture
The White Pube reviewed
Bunga Bunga reviewed
Figures like radical scholar Rammohan Roy are completely ignored
The Venus de Marlene
The vivid memory-scapes of Hong Kong master Wong Kar Wai
A cautionary tale about how democracy can subvert itself
The statue-topplers are obsessed with white men and white history
The White Pube is inane, modish and safe
Thought-provoking commentary and opinion on politics, books and the arts.