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Were the Nazis on drugs?

The Nazi regime was permeated with drugs, from morphine to heroin, taken by almost everyone in the Reich, from soldiers to housewives. This shocking...

Harry Potter and the Procrastinators’ Tome

Izzy Smith is reminded of the comforting power of the books of our childhood

Iris Murdoch’s Oxford Life

Benn Sheridan reflects on Iris Murdoch's life and work in the final instalment of Through the Looking Glass

Tiny words: on the art of small talk

Ellie Duncan ruminates on the place of everyday interaction in literary writing

The science books that every non-scientist should read

Rosalie Wells lists the best science and medicine books to read this summer

Graham Greene and Oxford’s pubs

Daniel Curtis loses himself in tales of writerly pub trips in the penultimate Through the Looking Glass

Five literary festive favourites

Izzy Smith picks out five of the best books to enjoy this Christmas

The richness of the materiality of books

Altair Brandon-Salmon discusses the importance of books as aesthetic objects

Representing sex in young adult fiction

Cherwell Books focuses on the importance of consent and honesty

Reinvention: a love affair with language

Tilly Nevin reviews approaches to the interplay of language and creativity
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Fire crews called to acid leak at Engineering Department

Four staff were treated on site after 46 batteries overheated and leaked sulphuric acid
Rose on a book

Life Divided: Oxlove

Maxim Parr-Reid and James Lamming debate the vices and virtues of Oxford’s most amatory Facebook page

View from Northern Ireland: a caveat for the Conservatives

Daniel Xu discusses why the Conservatives should be wary of the DUP as their new political allies

Oxford exact revenge at Lord’s

Gnodde and Marsden ensure Oxford triumph at Lord's to avenge their defeat in the T20 last week

Students reject move to end the wearing of scholars’ gowns

Students vote heavily against the proposed ban in OUSU poll