Matthew Long

15th February 2021
Harper Lee

What Everyone Gets Wrong About Harper Lee

The legacy of Atticus Finch is now seen as being contested, but should it be?   This is something I’ve been wanting to write about for […]
8th February 2021
221 Baker st

‘You know my methods, Watson’

Does classic detective fiction hold the answers to the post-truth crisis?   These days, trying to navigate the truth when digesting the news is in itself […]
29th March 2018

Why burger is my favourite word

Why burger is my favourite word Something a little bit more niche, but hopefully still interesting, today. So, I studied English at university, and I also […]
9th March 2018

Billy Graham’s legacy

Billy Graham’s legacy: the utility of preaching to the choir “America’s pastor” Billy Graham passed away recently at the ripe old age of 99. He leaves […]