Oli lives and works in London. Reading and writing are his main interests (you can see what Oli is currently reading on Goodreads). Oli studied for a Bachelors degree in Classical Studies with English at King’s College London. Oli’s dissertation was titled ‘Rivers of History: Moving from Antiquity to Modernity Through Poetry’ and included studies of the influential poets Wordsworth, T.S. Eliot and Alice Oswald.
Oli is currently writing his first novel, a historical fiction about the Victorian author, professor and theologian Charles Kingsley. For more information about the upcoming book, see Kingsley.
Oli has strong views on conserving land for nature – especially ancient woodland and rivers. In August 2019, Oli wrote an open letter calling for the Financial Times to cover the sprawling fires destroying much of the Amazon rainforest.
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