Category: Interviews

2 July, 2012

Paul Sweeten

An Interview with Nikki Emerson

Paul Sweeten talks to Paralympic athlete and Oxford graduate Nikki Emerson.


Special Issue: Poetry

18 June, 2012

Chloe Stopa-Hunt

An Interview with Jamie McKendrick

The Liverpudlian poet discusses form, his translations from the Italian, and the inexorable qualities of the agave plant.


4 June, 2012

Alexander Barker and Alex Niven

An Interview with Terry Eagleton

Terry Eagleton discusses religion, identity, the state of literary criticism, and the current revival of leftist discourse.


Scarlett Baron

An Interview with Alan Hollinghurst

A great prose stylist discusses Freud, Victorian architecture, and his latest novel The Stranger's Child.


23 April, 2012

Courtney Traub

An Interview with Kevin Begos, Jr

Kevin Begos Jr. discusses the development of a unique decaying text now housed at the Bodleian Library.


26 March, 2012

Interview with David Lammy MP

The MP for Tottenham reflects on the causes and impact of the riots, and discusses his new book Out of the Ashes.


31 October, 2011

Paul Sweeten

An Interview with George Szirtes

Poet and translator George Szirtes talks to the Oxonian Review about language, photographs and winning the T.S. Eliot prize.


2 May, 2011

William Kolkey and Alexander Barker

An Interview with Niall Ferguson

Ferguson deplores waning Western self-confidence and counsels engaging children with the brushstrokes of history.


Scarlett Baron

An Interview with David Nicholls

David Nicholls discusses hidden significance, reaching middle age, and adapting One Day for the screen.


4 April, 2011

Josh Rosaler

An Interview with Brian Greene

Brian Greene speaks about parallel worlds, the new atheism, and the relationship between the humanities and sciences.