A selection of Marina Warner's recent articles published in newspapers and magazines.
The list is incomplete.


3rd December 2015
John Forrester: Historian and philosopher who wrote extensively on Freud and psychoanalysis - an obituary by Marina Warner was published in The Guardian 3rd December 2015 can be read here. The original version of the tribute can be read here.

Simon Schaffer's tribute can be found on the University of Cambridge Department of History and Philosophy of Science site here.

3rd December 2015
Marina Warner's diary published in The London Review of Books, volume 37 number 23, 3rd December 2015, pp46-47

Marina Warner's Books of the year 2015 published in The Observer New Review and The Times Literary Supplement, 27 and 29 November 2015.

'Learning My Lesson: Marina Warner on the disfiguring of higher education' published in London Review of Books, Vol. 37 No. 6, 19 March 2015, pp 8-14 can be read here.


Marina Warner has writen an obituary for Radwa Ashour, ' Courageous Egyptian writer, academic and translator known for her Granada trilogy' published in The Guardian Monday 8 December 2014. Can be read here.

'Why I Quit' An essay by Marina Warner published in London Review of Books, Vol. 36 No 1 11 September 2014, pages 42-43. The essay can be read here. 'There's method in theatre's blood and gore', in The Guardian, p. 22 (12 May 2014). Details here.

'Short Cuts', in The London Review of Books, Vol. 36, No. 5, p. 19. (6 March 2014) Details here.

'On Magic', A Symposium on Magic in The Threepenny Review, Issue 137, Spring 2014, pp. 16-17.

The Cracks in the Pavement by Marina Warner, published in The Brooklyn Rail 5th June,the article can be read here.

'In Defence of Fairy Tales' an essay by Marina Warner published in The Observer New Review 08 June 2014 Page 5 can be read here.

'Liberty – a few words', Writers at Liberty online project celebrating Liberty's 80th birthday (24 February 2014). Details here.


'Wrong Kind of Noise', review of Silence: A Christian History, by Diarmaid MacCulloch, The London Review of Books, Vol. 25, No. 24, pp. 29-30 (19 December 2013) . Details here.

'Here Be Monsters' reviews of: Sea Monsters on Medieval and Renaissance Maps,
by Chet Van Duzer, Sea Monsters: A Voyage Around the World's Most Beguiling Map
by Joseph Nigg, and 'Witches and Wicked Bodies' exhibition at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh and the British Museum, London, September 2014–January 2015, in The New York Review of Books, Volume LX, Number 20, (19 December 2013) pp. 58-62. More info here.

'At Camden Arts Centre', review of Kara Walker's exhibition 'We at Camden Arts Centre are Exceedingly Proud to Present an Exhibition of Capable Artworks by the Notable Hand of the Celebrated American, Kara Elizabeth Walker, Negress' in The London Review of Books, Vol. 35, No. 23 (5 December 2013) p. 41. More info here.

Review of Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris; A cultural history of Euripides's Black Sea tragedy by Edith Hall, The Times Literary Supplement (4 September 2013).

'Death in Plain Sight: Marina Warner on Emily Wilding Davidson', in The London Review of Books, Vol. 35, No. 13, (4 July 2013) pp. 19-20 , here.

Foreword for Memoirs of an Early Arab Feminist: The Life and Activism of Anbara Salam Khalidi, Anbara Salam Khalidi, trans. Tarif Khalidi, (London: Pluto Books, 2013) pp. 8-10.












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