Articles and Media

'I was weak, despairing, confused.' Essay on Graves Disease in The Guardian. 28th January 2017

Twenty Questions. Q & A for the Times Literary Supplement. December 19th 2016

Waterstones interview. Following the Waterstones Book of the Year award. December 2016

Interview by Oliver Tring. The Times. 21st August 2016

Author Q & A with Jonathan Ruppin. Foyles website. August 2016

'Kids at school found me strange: I didn't mind.' Profile in The Guardian. 31st July 2016

Q & A Financial Times. 22nd July 2016

'East Anglia has 'never quite stopped thinking of itself as a Kingdom'. Speech at the East Anglian Book Awards. November 2015

A Tribute to Foxe's Book of Matyrs Essay in 'Slightly Foxed' Issue 47 September 2015

'Behold the Man'. Lent Talk. Radio 4. 29th March 2015

Sherlock's Swansong: The Ideal Holmes Expedition. Essay in The Guardian. 16th March 2015


Guardian Books podcast. Books of the Year with Francis Spufford.

Gladstone's Library. With Peter Francis at Gladfest 2015.

Gladstone's Library. Gladfest 2016

Gladstone's Library. With Vanessa Gebbie at Gladfest 2014.

Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2015. The Gothic Imagination. With Sarah Waters

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