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Josiah Ober’s The Rise and Fall of Classical Greece, book review for History Today

The graduates reviving the traditional signet ring – feature for the Daily Telegraph

Revealed: the intimate secret of Peter Paul Rubens, for Newsweek

Trigger warnings unjustly target Western literature – column for Standpoint Magazine

Where did all the egg whites go? I explore a Renaissance mystery for Newsweek

Review of Eileen Cooper at the RA, for The Catholic Herald

My beef with blue steak eaters: why a well-done rump is superior, for Standpoint Magazine

How Crossrail is re-writing history, for the Daily Telegraph

Babylon, a metaphor and a myth, review for History Today

Publication day of issue #1 of Argo, a new Greek culture and travel magazine I edit