“My interests focus on intriguing buildings, beguiling landscapes, inspiring people.
One thing leads to another, unlikely connections emerge. Writing about the present, I’m informed by the past and vice versa.
I read listen and look. What I learn I love to share.”
lunchtime talk on Octavia Hill at Red Cross Gardens, Southwark, for BOST, 8 March
'A House for Soane, a House for Julie' at Oxford Centre for Life-Writing, day on "Lives of Houses", Wolfson College, 27 May
Keynote talk at European Council for Landscape Architecture Schools, Greenwich, 11 - 13 September
Writing, forthcoming or in progress
Chapter on postwar women architects in the public sector in Breaking the Mould: AA Women in Architecture 1917 - 2017
Chapter titled 'Plotlands to New Towns' for publication within the continuing Radical Essex project
Excellent Essex (Old Street Books) eta autumn 2018
Archive Hour on Subtopia, BBC R4 on 7 May 2016 (still available)