Christine L. Corton
Christine L. Corton worked for many years in publishing houses including Hamish Hamilton and Penguin, and was Production Director at Boxtree Books. She has been a Senior Member of Wolfson College since 2010. She gained her doctorate from the University of Kent in 2010 on ‘London Fog as a Cultural Metaphor in Victorian and Edwardian Literature’. Her book, London Fog: The Biography was published this year by Harvard University Press.
Interviews with Christine L. Corton
Christine L. Corton describes how Londoners loved and hated the fog that defined their city for over 200 years. Fog bought confusion, suicide and death; but also anonymity, mystery and beauty. Here, she picks the best five books on the pea-souper