Articles

Upton Sinclair, 1934. Photo: Imogen Cunningham

Upton Sinclair, 1934. Photo: Imogen Cunningham

These are a selection of published articles from various newspapers, magazines and websites.

RECENT:

Obituary of Dave “Devilfish” Ulliott (The Times)
The Poetry Explosion (Newsweek)
Are we heading for another ice age? (Newsweek)
A man’s best foe: Why the US turned to Hitler’s hounds
(Commissioned by The Sunday Times Magazine)
A polyphonic spree in Africa – (The Times)
Sharks by the pool – (The Independent)
Kosice 2013: A year of culture, construction and legacy-building – (Spectacular Slovakia)
Monte Carlo or bust: tycoon’s £850,000 gamble – (The Times)
The Sacred Islands
Khat fight: Harmless recreational drug or recruitment tool for terrorists?
(Independent Magazine)

The articles are sorted into the following sections:

MAGAZINE WRITING
ARTS AND FILM FEATURES
FILM REVIEWS
BOOK REVIEWS
POKER AND GAMBLING
TRAVEL

Short news items and features for the Guardian and Observer can be found at this Guardian profile page.

MAGAZINE WRITING
This section includes long-form feature pieces from the Sunday Times Magazine, Wired, and others, including a profile of the missing chess prodigy Jeff Sarwer and a detailed investigation into the online phenomenon Munchausen by internet.

FILM REVIEWS
Section includes movie reviews written for the Slovak Spectator and Times Online from 2004 – present

ARTS AND FILM FEATURES
Section includes a story about a lost Orson Welles film, which ran on the front page of the New York Sun; and a feature on contemporary art in Slovakia.

BOOK REVIEWS
This section includes a number of book reviews published in the Slovak Spectator.

POKER
This section includes a complete series of poker strategy articles written for The Times; a number of feature articles written for publications such as the Guardian, Flush magazine and the Racing Post. Regular poker tournament coverage from the World Series and the European Poker Tour can be found on PokerStars Blog.

TRAVEL
This section includes travel articles written for Times Online and extracts from Spectacular Slovakia, a 180-page travel guide to the country. A hard copy of the book is available from the Slovak Spectator shop and an online version is available at the website of the Slovak Spectator.