Anne Wallentine is a writer and art historian.
From eye miniatures to lockets of hair, historical love tokens brought people together even when they were apart
This August marks the centennial of the ratification of the 19th Amendment, which granted women the right to vote in America
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The recent move of the royal mummies in Cairo was a made-for-TV extravaganza
A dumpy effigy in a church in Stratford-upon-Avon has been mocked for centuries, but new research claims it’s the most accurate likeness of the playwright there is
The Syrian-born, US-based artist talks to Gabrielle Schwarz about his sculptural dioramas of cities ravaged by war – and offers a message of hope for the future