Below are links to reviews I have published elsewhere of books, films and TV series. I love reading, Netflix and going to the movies and have a particular interest in stories that challenge the reader/viewer to ask confronting questions of themselves and of their culture.

TV series

‘Women of Gilead: oppressing and oppressed’ (review of The Handmaid’s Tale, season 2), Ethos Blog, 31 May 2018

Alias Grace: giving wronged women a voice’, Ethos Blog, 21 January 2018

The Handmaid’s Tale: a timely indictment of conservative religion’, Ethos Blog, 24 July 2017


The Big Sick: a film with much more appeal than its name’, Ethos Blog, 3 September 2017

‘The new Wonder Woman: a force to be reckoned with’, Ethos Blog, 11 June 2017


Review: Gutsy: The Food-Mood Method to Revitalize Your Health Beyond Conventional Medicine, by Nan Foster

Review: The Art of Parsi Cooking by Niloufer Mavalvala, 21 August 2018

Review: Stars in the Southern Sky by Elizabeth Haran, 12 July 2018

Review: The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion, Goodreads, 16 April 2017