INTELIGENT LIFE

 

The Forest of Eternal Return

My Madeleine

 

 

AEON MAGAZINE

 

Tango mi amor

The Art of Eduard Bersudsky

 

 

EDINBURGH WORLD WRITERS CONFERENCE

 

A National Literature?

 

 

SCOTTISH BOOK TRUST

 

The Glen of the Fourth Dimension

 

 

GRANTA MAGAZINE

 

The Magic Place

Lunch with the Surgeon

 

 

GUARDIAN TRAVEL

 

I would Drive 600 Miles

Ethnical Farm Stays in Bulgaria

My favourite travel book

Musical Pilgrimages

A rooftop tour of Quito

Lake Ohrid: a dive into Macedonia's past

G2 - Europe without the Euro

G2 Opinion

Hats off to Quito

 

 

PSYCHOLOGIES

 

Tango and Jealousy, March 2012

 

 

SCOTTISH REVIEW OF BOOKS

 

Writer's Diary: Leave me Alone

Writer's Diary: The Last Border of Europe

The Diary

 

 

VOGUE

 

TheView: Orchids

Material Girl

 

 

SUNDAY TIMES

 

The joy of national hybridism

Britain is scarier than Bulgaria

 

 

 

BBC RECORDINGS

 

BBC Radio 4 - Woman's Hour/ Scottish Book Trust: 'My Favourite Place': broadcast Aug 2012

BBC Radio 4 - Afternoon Story: 'Just a Tango': broadcast Aug 2012

BBC Radio 4 - Book of the Week: 'The Magic Place': broadcast May 2012

BBC Radio 3 - The Essay: 'A sense of ourselves': broadcast Feb and Aug 2008

BBC Radio 4 - Woman's Hour: 'With love from me to you': poets' correspondence'.

BBC Radio 4 - The Verb, 13th Rosario Poetry Festival commentary, 2005

BBC World Service - Masterpiece feature 'Writers Away', producer Neil Trevithick, August, 2005

BBC Radio 3 - Words per Minute poetry commission 'Calling Home', 2004

BBC Radio 4 - The Verb, Pacific literature commentary commission, 2004

 

 

TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT

 

East of the West by Miroslav Penkov

Roman Polanski by James Morrison

Celluloid Vampires by Stacey Abbott

The Book of Telling by Sharona Muir

With Borges by Alberto Manguel

For Bread Alone by Mohamed Choukri

Polyglot Peregrinations 2005

 

 

 

FEATURES FOR THE NZ LISTENER

 

Loitering without Intent, 2005

A Royal Blank Cheque 2005

The Unbearable Lightness of Being English 2004

Cambridge: The Prize Factory 2004

A Brilliant Bunch of Guys', a profile of Clive James 2004

 

 

 

Lifestyle features for Next, North & South, NZ Herald weekend magazine:

 

In the Company of Strangers', on café culture (2004)

Two to Tango, 2004 (on the tango)

Single in the City 2004

How I Lost Everything, 2004

Migrants Talk: Why I live in New Zealand 2004

Turning 30 2004

Places of the Heart 2000

The Art of the Party 2000

Homework, 2000 (on house-sitting)

 

 

Landfall Magazine NZ:

 

Between the Languages 2005

We Too Are Europe 2002

 

 

Wanderlust (Quito: on assignment)

 

Travel features for International Living Magazine, Ireland:

Ecuador's Pacific Coast

Bulgarian mountain gems

Morocco Road Trip

Barrios of Madrid

 

 

Vagabond

 

Letter from Scotland

Are East Europeans Racist?

Keep migrant workers out: What Britain really needs is more bottle-wielding yobs

 

 

Balkan Travellers

 

Belogradchik, Little White Town

 

 

Travel features for Metro Magazine, NZ:

Living with the British Army 2005

Letter from Tangier 2005

Middle Europe 2004

Berlin, The New Capital of Europe 2003

Cry, Argentina 2002

Dancing Queens: the Eunuchs of Delhi 2001

Love on the Balkans 2000

 

 

Travel stories for Next Magazine, NZ:

 

Marseilles, l'enfant terrible 2004

Among the Dubliners 2003

Browsing Berlin 2003

Uruguay: Latin Enigma 2002

Driving with Himraj 2001

First Tango in Buenos Aires 2001

 

 

Travel stories for AA Directions Magazine, NZ:

 

On the road in Morocco 2005

Moody Moors 2004

New York on the Bosphorus 2004

Lost and Found: Driving in Britain 2004

Stranger than Middle Earth: Strange Place Names 2004

Imaginary Road Trip 2003

Great Kiwi Road Trips 2002

 

 

Travel stories for Outlook Travel, India:

 

Madrid 2005

First Tango in Buenos Aires 2001

The Other Europeans 2001

 

Globetrotter's Guide to Bulgaria (New Holland Struik 2007)

 

Globetrotter Guide to Delhi, Jaipur and Agra (New Holland Struik 2002/2004)