Are we denying young people the joy of their own imagination?

Young people and imagination

Are we desensitising our young people with the graphic offerings of modern media? And going even further, do the conclusions of ‘Bandura and the Bobo doll’ still hold true in the modern era?

New in Asian Literature

New in Asian Literature

Exquisitely written with a raw intensity, Muhammad Ali Bandial’s ‘I Dream of Rain’ is a powerful exploration of time and circumstance, and the drivers which form and mould personality and relationships.

Top Tips for Developing Great Fictional Characters

Top Tips for Developing Great Fictional Characters

How often do we read a book where a character appears in the mind’s eye fully formed?