Dr Tim Black

Tim is the books and essays editor at the online magazine spiked. His writing has also appeared in the EU Observer, the Australian, the Independent, La Republicca and many others. He holds a PhD in English from the University of Sussex

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"Just when Kant's formulation that 'the public exercise of reason should be free' had begun to seem so remote and exhausted, the Battle should reinforce one's faith in the enduring worth of dissent and of the free traffic in ideas"
Swapan Chakravorty, professor of english, Jadavpur University