Reviews

Here you can find reviews and discussion of my book ‘Radical reformers and respectable rebels: how the two lives of Grace Oakeshott defined an era’:

Reviews

Radical Reformers and Respectable Rebels: how the two lives of Grace Oakeshott defined an era, by Jocelyn Robson. Helen Bynum on what made a married woman committed to the cause walk away from it all. Times Higher Education, March 17, 2016.

https://www.timeshighereducation.com/books/review-radical-reformers-and-respectable-rebels-jocelyn-robson-palgrave-macmillan

‘Radical Reformers and Respectable Rebels’  Review with ‘Meet the Author: Jocelyn Robson’ Your Family History, April 2016, p.88.

‘Amazing Grace: The scandalous story of the runaway wife and her dashing lover’ by Christopher Moore. New Zealand Listener, May 21-27 2016, p.56.

‘Radical Reformers and Respectable Rebels: how the two lives of Grace Oakeshott defined an era’. Review by Brian Lancaster in Bulletin of the Croydon Natural History & Scientific Society, issue 157, September 2016, p.20-21.

 

Interviews & Articles

‘How Grace Oakeshott faked her death in 1907 and fled to New Zealand’ Radio New Zealand, Nine to Noon for Tuesday, 5th April 2016.

http://www.radionz.co.nz/search/results?utf8=%E2%9C%93&q=Jocelyn+Robson

‘Radical Reformers and Respectable Rebels’, RadioLive New Zealand, Sunday, 10th April 2016.

http://goo.gl/mdFmJI

Interview with Paul Little for North & South, New Zealand Books, Notes & Queries, June 2016, p.102.

‘Finding Other People’s Secrets’ by Jocelyn Robson. Discover Your Ancestors, June 2016. p.14-18.

Interview with Jenni Murray, BBC Woman’s Hour, Radio 4, 7th September 2016

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b07rkh9x