‘Letting the repellent in’, Inside Story, 30 April 2021
A review and commentary of Blake Bailey’s Philip Roth: the Biography.
‘I’m the best of them’, Inside Story, 19 March 2021
A review of Paul Williams’ John Grey Gorton: Australian to his bootheels.
‘Response to The Prosperity Gospel’, co-authored with Matthew Ricketson, Quarterly Essay, 2019
A response to Erik Jensen’s 2019 Quarterly Essay on the Morrison government’s win at the 2019 election.
‘In the land of locus, be careful how you fortify them’, Sydney Morning Herald, 7 December 2018
Commentary on changes to the rules around election of Liberal Party leaders.