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Goodness after God Raymond Carr EXISTENTIALISTS AND MYSTICS by Iris Murdoch Chatto, £20, pp. 546 D ame Iris Murdoch is a lay saint, a gifted novelist who is also an accomplished philosopher. For...Read more
Out of decay, immortality Giles Au ty I was having lunch this Tuesday with a painter friend when news of Francis Bacon's death reached us. Bacon was in his 83rd year and was felt by many who knew...Read more
Why all of us should observe the Eleventh Commandment of Karl Popper PAUL JOHNSON p hilosophers have not been of much use to us in this century. Ideally, a philosopher ought to be a thinker of...Read more
Francis Bacon (Pompidou Centre, till 14 October) Cooked up emotions Edward Lucie-Smith T he Bacon retrospective at the Centre Pompidou in Paris is about the best repre- sentation of the artist...Read more