Dan is an internationally published historian, writer, and researcher. He holds a PhD from Cambridge in 18th Century History, and degrees from Liverpool in English and 18c Culture. He has been a visiting researcher at Harvard, McGill, BNF Paris, and the Vatican.
He speaks and reads English, French, Italian, German, and Latin, and is learning Mandarin and Hebrew. His freelance work has been published in The Guardian, The Independent, and Prospect. He also promises he doesn't speak about himself in the third person irl.