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

The fad diets obscuring modern food allergies, for the Daily Telegraph

The Impressionists at the National Gallery give me arrhythmia, for The Catholic Herald

Why reading about your school in books is usually a terrible idea, for The Spectator

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, for Standpoint Magazine