Folklorist | Writer | Artist

Book chapters and articles:

2024 '“Into a forest ful dep, þat ferly watz wylde”: Gawain and the fairy tale forest', in Sir Gawain and the Green Knight: Text and Images, ed. by Agnes Blandeau et al (Paris: Université de la Sorbonne Nouvelle, forthcoming 2024)

2018 '“L'aventure ke avez oïe | Veraie fu”: Bisclavret, Slender Man and Story Transmission', in Late Medieval Romances Across European Borders, ed. by Miriam Edlich-Muth (Turnhout: Brepols, 2018)

2016 '“Faisons du con le lai novel”: Parody, Transtextuality and the Breton Lai', Courtly Parodies/Parodies of Courtoise, ed. by Margarida Madureira, Carlos Clamote Carreto and Ana Paiva Morais (Classiques Garnier, 2016)

2013 '“Women of owre tunge can bettir reede and vunderstonde this langage”: Women and Vernacular Translation in Later Medieval England', in Multilingualism in Medieval Britain, c. 1066-1520, ed. by Judith Jefferson and Ad Putter (Turnhout: Brepols, 2013)

2010 'From Laȝamon to Caxton: The Evolution of the Middle English Translator's Prologue', Anglistik 21:1 (2010), pp.13-25

Book reviews, public-facing writing and journalism (selected):

2023 'Lost Boys', Cunning Folk: The Vampire Issue, October 2023

2023 Ronald Hutton, Queens of the Wild: Pagan Goddesses in Christian Europe: An Investigation (review), Times Literary Supplement, 3 February 2023

2022 'Finding Green Fairies', Cunning Folk: The Earth Issue, October 2022

2022 Nicholas Jubber, The Fairy Tellers: A journey into the secret history of fairy tales (review), Times Literary Supplement, 19 May 2022

2021 'Occult Scotland', The Hellebore Guide to Occult Britain, December 2021

2020 'Children of the Snow', Hellebore: The Yule Issue, December 2020

2020 Jini Reddy, Wanderland (review), Times Literary Supplement, 30 July 2020

2020 Jessica J. Lee, Two Trees Make a Forest (review), Times Literary Supplement, 3 July 2020

2019 'The Sandman', The Uncanny: A Centenary: Exhibition Catalogue, Freud Museum London, October 2019

2019 Pam Grossman, Waking the Witch (review), Times Literary Supplement, 27 September 2019

2019 'Saving “woman hand”: The artist rescuing female-only writing', The Guardian, 26 June 2019

2019 'Noor Inayat Khan: The incredible life of the first female spy to parachute into Nazi Europe ', i news, 28 February 2019

2018 Benjamin Myers, Under The Rock (review), Times Literary Supplement, 12 December 2018

2018 Richard Sugg, Fairies: A Dangerous History (review), Times Literary Supplement, 9 November 2018

2018 'The remarkable story of the first women to attend a British university — and the graduates they inspired', i news, 13 September 2018

2018 'Sex, solitude and secrets: What we learned from Londoners' anonymous diaries', i news, 25 June 2018

2016 Carolyne Larrington, Brothers and Sisters in Medieval European Literature (review), Times Literary Supplement, 19 February 2016

2014 Kristina Perez, The Myth of Morgan la Fey (review), Times Literary Supplement, 15 August 2014

2013 'The Sugar House', Far Off Places, Issue 1: Fairy Tales Retold, Spring 2013

2013 Interview with Marina Warner, The White Review, Issue No. 1, July 2013