New Statesman debate at Cambridge Literary Festival

New Statesman debate at Cambridge Literary Festival

The historian David Kynaston has written some of the most readable and most read books of the past fifteen years. His ‘New Jerusalem’ series set out to describe Britain between Attlee coming to power in 1945 and Thatcher’s election in 1979. The fourth volume, ‘A...
New Statesman debate at Cambridge Literary Festival

New Statesman debate at Cambridge Literary Festival

The NS debate is a regular feature of the Cambridge Literary Festival. I was pleased to join Andrew Marr and Simon Woolley in opposing the morion: ‘This house believes the Labour Party is not bold enough to fix Britain’ Those arguing for the motion in the Cambridge...
Behind the Spine Podcast

Behind the Spine Podcast

Alan was recently interviewed by Mark Heywood, founder of Ink Jockey for the ‘Behind the Spine Podcast’. You can listen to it here: https://www.behindthespine.co.uk/e/alan-johnson/ In this episode, you will learn: Why it can be useful to write fictional...
In Suspense

In Suspense

Alan was recently interviewed on the “In Suspense” pod cast. You can listen to it here.   Welcome to Series 11, episode 4 of In Suspense – a podcast for fans and writers of crime fiction. Today we are going Behind the Scenes with Alan Johnson,...
Sky News

Sky News

There is a Sky News interview with Alan on X (Twitter) regarding the drafting of the Criminal Justice Bill. You can see the video here.  
Alan Johnson talks to Crime Time

Alan Johnson talks to Crime Time

Crime Time offers reviews, features and news about the best crime fiction in the UK and from around the world. This week they interviewed Alan about his latest book, ‘Death on the Thames’. You can read the article here.