Matthew d’Ancona

Matthew d’Ancona

Author & Journalist

Matthew d’Ancona is a British journalist. He writes a weekly column for the Guardian and was previously editor of the Spectator. Matthew was the Sunday Telegraph’s political columnist for 19 years. He also writes for the Evening Standard, the New York Times and GQ. Matthew is a visiting research fellow at Queen Mary University of London and author of several books including In It Together: The Inside Story of the Coalition.

15:30 – 16:30 New Media for a New Age

Alexander McKenzie Stage

Politics and the media are in a state of ferment.¬† Public debate on the central issues of our time is growing ever more angry and heated as opinions polarise. ¬†Post-truth and misinformation circulate at a frantic pace. Newspapers and broadcasters have to rethink their traditional models as consumers migrate online and look to social media […]