Your Miraculous and Mysterious Body (US NPR) - To The Best Of Our Knowledge (Feb 2019)

With Sol, for Portuguese publication of Da Cabeça Aos Pés - Adventures in Human Being (Jan 2019)

BBC Radio 4, for Book of the Week - the Freedom Papers - August 2018

The Fountain - July 2018

The Times - June 2018

Five Books on medicine & literature (May 2018)

Radio Scotland with Ricky Ross (May 13 2018)

Radio 3 Free Thinking - on shifting identities (April 2018)

Sunday morning with Richard Holloway, Dec 2017

Scottish Review of Books - August 2016 - text

‘Farenheit’ - Rai 3 at Mantova Lit Fest 2016 (Radio - Italiano) (Rai Tre sito)

Peer Spectrum Interview on Empire Antarctica

Jaipur Literary Festival 2016, with Atul Gawande and Aarathi Prasad 

Mantova Literary Festival: Gazzetta di Mantova, (video)

On Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein - Janice Forsyth Show (radio)

Guardian Books Podcast, with Claire Armitstead file here (podcast)

National Geographic Book Talk, with Simon Worrall (text)

The Human Body Redefined: WNYC with John Hockenberry, ‘The Takeway’ (radio)

 With Magnus Linkater, for The Times (text)

‘There cannot be many doctors who can compare a severed artery to the spear wounds in the Iliad, quote Milton on blindness, or refer to Descartes and the “anguish of the soul” while trying to find the pulse in a dying woman…'

Radio 3, Free Thinking, May 2015 (on Sir Thomas Browne) file here

Radio 4 ‘Start the Week’ 8 June  file here

Radio 3, The Verb, 5 June file here

BuzzfeedCapioca July 2015

Ideas Books


The Body Sphere - ABC Radio (Australia)

Radio 5 - Afternoon Edition July 27 file here

BBC News:

At Bhutan's International Book Festival: Doordarshan 

Adam Campbell MDDUS April 2015

BBC World Service, Outlook (January 2014 - audio)

BBC Radio 4, Six o Clock News, (On winning Book of the Year, Nov 2013 - audio)

BBC Scotland Culture Cafe (Nov 2013 - audio)

Good Morning Scotland, BBC Radio Scotland (Nov 2013)

BBC Radio Shetland Book Programme (October 2013 - audio)

The Takeaway, on WNYC (US Public Radio) October 2013

With DuMont Reiseverlag: German release Empire Antarctica

BBC 5 Live Book Programme, August 2013

BBC Scotland Culture Cafe with Shereen Nanjiani  July 2013 

BBC Radio Stark Talk, May 2013

Radio 4 PM with Eddie Mair, March 2013

Radio 3 The Verb, with John Burnside & Gillian Clarke Jan 2013

Vintage Books - with Sara Wheeler November 2012

With DuMont Reiseverlag - German release of True North

BBC World Service August 2010 (Discussing True North)