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The Case for Classics, a review essay for Standpoint Magazine

Exhibition Review of Rashid Johnson at Hauser & Wirth for The Catholic Herald

Review of an exhibition of drawings at the Courtauld for The Catholic Herald

Review of ‘Mr and Mrs Disraeli: A Strange Romance’ for The Evening Standard

Stalin and satire: Shostakovich’s banned ballet – for The Times Literary Supplement

Roman tax dodgers – short piece for Standpoint Magazine

The unlikely friendship of Oscar Wilde and Toulouse Lautrec – essay for The London Magazine.

Writers, Beware your mother-in-law. Blog post for The Spectator

Should we revive the Colosseum? Blog post for The Spectator

Rembrandt’s brush with poverty – Art Feature for Standpoint Magazine