Discovering not only what was written for the great lost libraries of history, but what was written ON has been… Read more A Paper Trail
For my latest talk I’ve been delving into the history of libraries. There are a few good modern books on… Read more Uncovering the Library
John Dee died aged 81 in 1609, but his legend lived on. His son Arthur survived him and became a… Read more Dee After Dee
For further reading on John Dee your first port of call should be the two recent biographies of Elizabeth’s favourite… Read more A Little Library on John Dee
In advance of my talks on that Elizabethan man of mystery, Doctor John Dee, I’ve been on a real adventure of… Read more Researching John Dee
This April, as part of Cityread London’s 2017 celebration of books I’ll be speaking about John Dee, Elizabeth I’s astrologer, and a character in this year’s featured novel “Prophecy” by S.J. Parris.