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Matthew Sweet

Matthew Sweet is a writer and broadcaster with a doctorate in Wilkie Collins from Oxford University. He is a regular presenter of Free Thinking.

Matthew Sweet is the author of Inventing the Victorians, Shepperton Babylon and The West End Front. He is a columnist for Art Quarterly and Newsweek; he also presents Sound of Cinema on BBC Radio 3 and The Philosopher’s Arms on BBC Radio 4. He was series consultant on the Showtime drama Penny Dreadful and played a moth from the planet Vortis in An Adventure in Space and Time on BBC2.