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Should we revive the Colosseum? Blog post for The Spectator  See ‘Journalism’ and ‘Blog’ for full articles

Rembrandt’s brush with poverty – a feature for Standpoint Magazine

Review of Adam Nicolson’s The Mighty Dead, for Standpoint Magazine

Review of The Parthenon Enigma for Literary Review

Review of two books on ancient religion, published in History Today magazine

The Crimson Petal and the White, published in The Spectator

Review of ‘Building the Picture’ exhibition at the National Gallery, for The Times Literary Supplement

Comment on the Mackintosh Building Glasgow fire, for The Spectator (Culture House)

Review of Piranesi: Diverse Maniere at Sir John Soane’s Museum, for Standpoint Magazine

Lambing Live versus One Born Every Minute - a blog post for The Spectator