Writing & Speaking

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Writing

Author archives for publications:

Jacobin

Spiked-Online

The Independent [Archive appears to have disappeared. When Saturday Comes highlighted one of my articles, on the Port Said football disaster/massacre.]

Culture Wars blog

Academic:

MPhil Thesis (University of Kent at Canterbury, 2013): Consuming a Moral Economy: The Construction of Fair Trade as a Social Problems Activity [PDF]

MA Dissertation (King’s College London, 2008):  Is contemporary anti-consumerism a form of romantic anti-capitalism? [PDF]

Speaking

I have spoken on/produced/chaired the following debates for Institute of Ideas/Battle of Ideas:

2016:

Crumbling Bric: what future for Brazil?

2010:

Post-Lula Brazil: country of the future?

The energy challenge: can we keep the lights on?

2009:

It’s not fair! The Battle for Equality

Abundant, Cheap, Clean… Contentious? Why is energy a battlefield today?

A New Nuclear Age?

Solving the Energy Crisis: all about lightbulbs and lifestyle?

2008:
2007: