OVERSEAS

  • THE JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL OVER-SEAS LEAGUE
  • ISSUE 721 JUNE - AUGUST 2020

OVERSEAS

  • THE JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL OVER-SEAS LEAGUE
  • ISSUE 721 JUNE - AUGUST 2020

The Renewal Issue

The world, and ROSL, is going through great changes at the moment. How can we renew ourselves to keep pace?

PEOPLE

Reflections from Richard Luce

Longstanding ROSL President steps down and draws to a close his professional career, which has taken in service for Queen and country

PEOPLE

Strong Foundations

Departing Director-General Diana Owen reflects on her time at ROSL and plans for the future

MUSIC

Creativity in Isolation

Composer Cheryl Frances-Hoad on inspiration and the importance of nurturing young talent

MUSIC & VISUAL ARTS

ROSL at Home

A look at the ways in which ROSL alumni are making sure their artistic output isn’t diminished by isolation

CULTURE

Renewal or Rehash?

With Hollywood remaking old moves and tech giants lauding flip phones, why is the world finding comfort in the familiar?

SHORT STORY

Hannah

A short story from Lesley Arimah, winner of the ROSL Readers’ Award at last year’s Caine Prize for African Writing

WELLBEING

Mind that Matters

How a contemporary form of meditation can help renew the mind, allowing us to better reconnect with ourselves

Renewal or Rehash?

With Hollywood remaking old moves and tech giants lauding flip phones, why is the world finding comfort in the familiar?

Hannah

A short story from Lesley Arimah, winner of the ROSL Readers’ Award at last year’s Caine Prize for African Writing

Mind that Matters

How a contemporary form of meditation can help renew the mind, allowing us to better reconnect with ourselves

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