Dominic Lawson

Dominic Lawson

Dominic Lawson is the former editor of The Spectator and The Sunday Telegraph, and a columnist for The Independent and The Sunday Times. He has a particular passion for chess, writes a chess column for Standpoint and is the author of The Inner Game, a behind-the-scenes account of the World Chess Championship of 1993 between Garry Kasparov and Nigel Short

Interviews with Dominic Lawson

The Best Books About Chess, recommended by Dominic Lawson

You don’t have to be a genius to play chess, but it helps. British journalist and chess aficionado Dominic Lawson recommends the best books on chess, focusing on some of the great players of the 20th century and including the “best novel ever written about chess players.”

Books by Dominic Lawson

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