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The Woman Who Grazed The Nose Of Mussolini

The Woman Who Shot Mussolini BY FRANCES STONOR SAUNDERS FABER & FABER, £20 O n April 7 1926 Italian Fascist ruler Benito Mussolini had just given a speech to the International......

Placing Sex At The Heart Of God’s Creation

CLASSIC CATHOLIC BOOK Man, Woman and the Meaning of Love BY DIETRICH VON HILDEBRAND F irst published in 1966, this book anticipates Pope Paul VI’s encyclical Humanae Vitae by......

Music

Rolando Villazón ROYAL FESTIVAL HALL, MONDAY, MAY 3 Rolando Villazón is proof that singing careers really can begin in the shower. He was drying himself off one day when a......

Cinema

The Disappearance of Alice Creed 18 CERT, 100 MINS On paper, The Disappearance of Alice Creed seems a bit grimy and not terribly appealing: a British kidnapping thriller by J......

Theatre

Stepping Out Richard Harris’s trivial and subAlan Ayckbourn comedy, which enjoyed a big success 26 years ago, has a range of socially inadequate people signing up each week for......

Television

Modern Masters BBC ONE, 9PM, SUNDAY MAY 2 In this four-part series looking at modern artists, art critic Alastair Sooke asks why Matisse, Picasso, Dali and Warhol are considered......

Cd

LSO, Gergiev: Rachmaninov LSO LIVE, £8.99 The Georgian conductor Valery Gergiev takes up the darkness in Rachmaninov’s moody, Romantic symphony and adds his own range of......

Dvd

Foyle’s War: Series Six ACORN, £14.99 Foyle’s War is the hugely successful detective series written by murder mystery giant Anthony Horowitz ( Agatha Christie’s Poirot ,......

Books In Brief

Made for Goodness by Desmond Tutu and Mpho Tutu (Rider Books, £12.99) The publisher does its best to put readers off this book by Desmond Tutu and his daughter Mpho Tutu by......