22 Aug 2017

At the annual Monasterevin Hopkins festival in County Kildare, Ireland, earlier this month, the leading Hopkins scholar Dr Norman White was kind enough to menti...

1 Aug 2017

When I appeared on Edward Stourton's Sunday programme on BBC Radio 4, I was asked to read the first stanza of The Wreck. After the broadcast, a listener got in...

29 Apr 2017

Here's a video I made for Digital Pride, explaining the attraction of Roman Catholicism for Victorian men like Hopkins who found themselves attracted to their o...

22 Apr 2017

Then watch my 60-second trailer – I tell a lie, it's actually 61 seconds – explaining what The Hopkins Conundrum is all about. Thanks to Adam Jones-Lloyd for th...

6 Aug 2016

WHAT precisely is the conundrum? Watch the video to learn how the novel got its title

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