" Science is organized common sense where many a beautiful theory was killed by an ugly fact". - Thomas Huxley
John Harvey studied and taught English Literature at the University of Cambridge, becoming Vice-Master of Emmanuel College in 2002. He came to clothes literature by way of visual art and has written a number of books on visual subjects including Victorian Novelists and their Illustrators and, more recently Men in Black. He is author of several novels and has reviewed widely for national newspapers and journals.
first broadcast on 26th September 2008.