Media Coverage

Isis: The Origins of Violence

In 2012 Tom Holland wrote and presented Islam the Untold Story, a documentary for Channel 4. Now his second authored film, presented by Tom, Isis: The Origins of Violence will air on Channel 4 on 17th May at 9pm. In this historical investigation, Isis: The Origins of Violence, Tom Holland traces the origins of Isis’ […]

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‘A sensational story': the critics verdict on Dynasty

Since its publication in September, Dynasty has been reviewed and discussed widely across the media, and the consensus is clear – it’s a masterpiece. Here are a selection of the best reviews to date:   ‘Deft and skilful . . . both a formidable effort to compile what we can know about the ancient world […]

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Print

The historical inspiration behind the epic TV fantasy drama Game of Thrones – The Guardian Why history has put Australia behind a firewall – The Guardian Listen to Tom talking at Adelaide Writers’ Week The Rise and Fall of the Roman Empire – The Guardian Birth of a Religion – The New Statesman Interview with […]

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Television

BBC 4 – Tom Holland discusses dinosaurs, myths and monster – 10.12.13 BBC 1 – When Tommy Met Mo – Tom Holland took part in discussions with Tommy and Mo during the programme with Ann Cryer, Usama Hasan and others – 28.10.13 Channel 4, ‘Islam, The Untold Story’ Channel 4, Tom Holland responds to the […]

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Radio

BBC Radio 4, Start the Week BBC Radio 4, Making History – 7.1. BBC Radio 4, Any Questions,– 6.8.10 BBC Radio 4, Front Row: discusses In the Shadow of the Sword – 5.4.12 BBC Radio 3, Night Waves –discusses In the Shadow of the Sword – 4.4.12 BBC Radio 4, In Our Time – 11.6.09 […]

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