In advance of my participation in this week’s Sydney Writer’s Festival, I spoke at length to Phillip Adams about Nervous States, host of Late Night Live.
Article published in openDemocracy on the convergence of comedy and politics.
Discussing Nervous States with Mind of State, a new podcast exploring the intersection of politics and psychology.
Op-Ed published in The New York Times, featuring arguments from Nervous States.
Interview with The New Yorker on Nervous States, covering Trump and the status of truth in American politics right now.
Nervous States: Democracy & the Decline of Reason is published in the US by Norton on 26th February. It’s been described as an “interdisciplinary masterpiece” in The New York Times Book Review, and The New Yorker interviewed me about the book’s ideas here.
Article published in the London Review of Books, looking at the political crisis of Brexit, following the government defeat on 15th January.