Podcast

All of the podcasts from The Critic: our weekly podcast, The Critic Narrated, The Critic Books Podcast, and Black's History Week

Professor Jeremy Black on the reality of the slave economy created by the Caribbean’s European colonisers

DJ Taylor’s new collection of short stories

Professor Jeremy Black discusses Caribbean society pre-Columbus

In discussion with novelist Amanda Craig about her latest book

ERG leaders, and Rob Hutton, reflect on how the Tories almost collapsed over MV3

What happened in the decade Britain was without a monarch?

History offers options rather than predictions for how the Russia-Ukraine war could end

What does Russia’s invasion of Ukraine mean for American and European geopolitical aims?

The extraordinary lives of history’s unsung heroines

A debut story of family mystery and intrigue — set between London, Oxford, and Karachi