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Christopher Harvie

  • Arts & Culture

    Finnegans Waking?

    Closely after Burns was enlisted to support a Yes vote (followed by a scurry of slightly desperate denunciations) along comes James Joyce. Placing Scotland on […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 2nd Feb'14 7
  • Identity

    An Awfully Big Adventure

    According to Neil Oliver the referendum will be ‘the biggest decision in 300 years’. So ca’ very canny … I wonder. In 1707-15, as far […]

    By Bella Caledonia Webguy 17th Feb'12 8
  • Commentary

    The Emperor’s New Strip

    I once went to a football match. Motherwell versus Hearts at Fir Park, in the spring of 1958. One-all. I enjoyed it, but I’ve never […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 7th Feb'11 4
  • Review

    Broonland – Two Views

    Verso have just published Chris Harvie’s Broonland (available at Word Power Books) described as: ‘an essential anatomy of New Labour’s bankrupt policies and a caustic […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 27th Mar'10 0
  • Media

    Is Comment Free?

    “Scotland might become to Westminster the nemesis that Ireland was a century ago, but analysis of it has all but disappeared.” Christopher Harvie on problems […]

    By Bella Caledonia Editor 15th Jan'10 1
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