Serenhedd James

Serenhedd James is an historian based at Oxford, and a regular columnist for the Catholic Herald.

At the V&A the lines between madness and sanity are blurred

Despite everything we thought we knew, Nero may just possibly be regarded as a half-decent emperor

Thomas Becket: murder and the making of a saint

Serenhedd James finds folly and ruin frequently go together in Rory Fraser’s new release: Follies

The Archbishops don’t realise the significance of the church building