Articles tagged David Starkey:

My Ideal Dinner Party Guests

  • 12 Feb 2019

I was talking to someone the other day about the demise of the dinner party. And it set me thinking. If I held a dinner party for sixteen people in politics who I know, who would I invite to guarantee the sparkiest conversation? Anyway, this is the list I came up with... ...

From the Archives: In Conversation with David Starkey

  • 3 Feb 2019

This interview was conducted in early May 2009 and appeared in Total Politics magazine. ID: How did you first get into history? DS: Almost accidentally.  It was by no means a subject  I was most interested in.  Most people thought I was going to be a scientist.  My best ...