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Words – Cherwell fiction
Fiction: 'She tosses the burning end over the edge of the cliff. We watch it fall, hit rocks softly, anti-climatic.'
Heaney’s Aeneid: When is a Translation not a Translation?
Benn Sheridan discusses Heaney's Final work, a translation of Aeneid Book VI, and finds Virgil a little bit upstaged
The 162nd Varsity Boat Race: Live Blog
Follow our live blog for regular updates on the Oxford vs Cambridge boat race!
Calais: the camp of forgotten conflicts
Sophie Dowle shares her experience of the Calais camp and explains the unremembered struggles that lie at its heart
Review: Iggy Pop – Post Pop Depression
Daniel Curtis was more impressed than depressed by Iggy Pop's latest
A time for European solidarity
Franco-Belgian student Olivier Santin reflects on questions of identity and the need for greater European unity in light of the Brussels attacks
Brussels: An attack on Europe
Antonio Gottardello reflects on the nature and the intentions behind the Brussels terror attacks
Grumbling gets access nowhere
Charles Clegg argues that impressions of Oxford as a posh boys' club are misleading and hamper efforts to widen access
Saïd blacklisted by Barclays bank
The founding benefactor of the SaÃ¯d Business School and his associated charity, The SaÃ¯d Foundation, have been blacklisted by Barclays
A troubling relationship: the UK and Saudi Arabia
Alex Walker examines the government's refusal to face up to Saudi Arabia's appalling human rights record
Distancing yourself from reality
Markus Beeken tells us his experiences of being in a long distance relationship at uni
Everyone say ‘Yah’ to a ‘Gap Yah’
Christian Bell thinks everyone should go on a gap year, even if it won’t change your life