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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

Lipstick and Hitchcock: Mac Conner of Madison Ave, review for The Catholic Herald

Virginia Woolf in the theatre of Greece, for Standpoint Magazine

The Elgin Marbles debates have nothing on the ancient squabbles, for Newsweek