Book Review – The Great Rivalry: Gladstone and Disraeli: A Dual Biography

My review of Dick Leonard’s The Great Rivalry, a parallel biography of Victorian Prime Ministers William Gladstone and Benjamin Disraeli, for LSE Review of Books (4 September 2013). I found an entertaining read that fell slightly short of its central ambition.


TV review: Borgen

My review of BBC Four’s Danish political drama, Borgen, for The Grapevine (22 January 2012), praising the show for its measured portrayal of politics and serious consideration of policy issues.