Articles by

David Wilkinson

David Wilkinson is the author of Post-Punk, Politics and Pleasure in Britain (Palgrave Macmillan, 2016) and lectures in English at Manchester Metropolitan University.

The Problem with MIF

This month's Manchester International Festival shows how the city's cultural industries too often provide a gloss to its growing inequalities.

Albert Finney (1936-2019)

Albert Finney’s groundbreaking career is a testament to the opportunities of the postwar years, when the working class fought its way into the cultural arena.