I'm a skilled, experienced and versatile freelance writer and editor with over a decade's experience working for international magazines, newspapers, broadcasters and brands including The Independent and The Observer newspapers.I also teach at Sussex University and LCC, and have a profile at Sussex here. See my LinkedIn or Google+ profile, view my CV or feel free to email me.
Latest articlesReview, Richard Ford (The Millions)
Selected articles 2012-2014Essay, Haitian Art and National Tragedy (The White Review)
I'm compiling an archive of old articles here
2012-present Journalist, copywriter, editor, researcher and press consultant. Clients have included Esquire, Channel 4, The Sunday Times and The Daily Telegraph.
2007-2012 Arts correspondent and features writer, The Independent and i, responsible for regularly supplying exclusive news content and fast turnaround features across all sections of the daily and Sunday newspapers.
2006 Arts and media correspondent, The Observer, winning a national press award nomination for international and domestic news.
MA Creative Writing, Royal Holloway, University of London
MPhil Architecture and the Moving Image, Cambridge University
MA Natural Sciences, Cambridge University
2011 Fellow, Royal Society of Arts (FRSA)
2008 Nominated 4Talent Award, Journalism (at The Independent)
2007 Nominated, Young Journalist of the Year, British Press Awards (at The Observer)
2005 Winner, Young Journalist of the Year, International Building Press (at The Architects' Journal)
2005 Nominated, PPA New Business Journalist of the Year (at The Architects' Journal)
2002 Winner, Cambridge Student Features Journalist of the Year (at university)
2002 Winner, Guardian Student Media Award (at university)
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