Sick City Project

'Nobody is healthy in London, nobody can be'

Shakespeare’s Restless World

If you enjoyed BBC Radio 4’s ‘A History of the World in a Hundred Objects’, originally broadcast in 2010 and now enjoying a fruitful second life as a book, you … Continue reading

May 8, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Gilded Vectors of Disease

Look up as you walk along Keppel Street in Bloomsbury, and you can see gilded rats, fleas, and cobras – a backhanded compliment to pests and parasites by the architects … Continue reading

May 2, 2012 · Leave a comment