In this weekend’s Financial Times, I reviewed David Cannadine’s new history of the UK from 1800-1906.
In this weekend’s Irish Times, I have reviewed Gerard Noonan’s history of IRA activity in Britain during the War of Independence.
My review of K. Theodore Hoppen’s new Governing Hibernia: British Politicians & Ireland, 1800-1922 for The Irish Times, 12 November 2016.
Along with John Banville, Kevin Barry, Eimear McBride, Misha Glenny, and others, I offer my thoughts on Donald Trump’s Election in The Irish Times, 10 November 2016.
I review Richard J. Evans’ The Pursuit of Power: Europe, 1815-1914 in The Guardian, 5 November 2016.
I review Peter Leary’s Unapproved Routes: Histories of the Irish Border, 1922-1972 in The Irish Times, 22 October 2016.
I explore food’s place in past and present conflicts over identity in an episode of BBC Radio 3’s The Essay, recorded live at the Southbank Centre in London as part of Radio 3’s 70th anniversary residency.