EDITORIAL


The invisible sex

Kenneth Roy
Women in a male society

DIARY


Granite gloom
Walter Humes
Old plinth, new plook

COLUMNS


My dad and Sinatra
Gerry Hassan
Music and memory


I belong to Glasgow
Katie Grant
My sense of identity


Outside the box
Andrea Mullaney
Surviving without the telly

REPORTAGE


When judges disagree

John Forsyth
Does Scots law still exist?

SHORTS

Anthony Seaton
Dave Harvie
Gary Dickson

Len Quart
Gerard Rochford
This Scotland
Rear Window

CULTURE


Thrills for ladies
Peter Ross
Television


Comeback kids
Jordan Ogg
Critic-at-large


Letter to Vlad

Bob Smith
The month in cartoons

DESPATCHES


Hope from Shetland
India: Drew Ratter on the
tsunami – and after

THE CAFE


Mummy, is that art?
Arthur Bell and others
Readers' forum

 


Looks of a child
Jean Barr
Cinema


War paint
Books: Andrew Hook
and Patrick Murray


One for the road

Islay McLeod
Photography

 


A hurricane near you
America: Alan McIntyre
and Alan Fisher

THE MIDGIE


Fallen into a comma
Notes on punctuation
Your guide to Cumnock

INSIGHT


Jobs for the girls?
Kenneth Roy
Inside Scottish boardrooms

SKETCH


Justice unheard
Barbara Millar
A futile day in court

ARTICLES


Silenced by the police
Bill Heaney
How the press were muzzled


A drink at the game
Chris McCall
Alcohol and Scottish football


Hero or villain?
Alasdair McKillop
Churchill and the revisionists

SPORT


Our unwanted prize
R D Kernohan on rugby
Ian Mackay on curling

SHORTS

Digest Europe
Digest Africa
Digest Asia
Private Passions
Choice: The exhibition
Choice: The concert
Choice: The play