The Trickster Prince

Matt Houlbrook: mobile historian; beard growing, head shaving; occasional cycling.

Occasional cycling

Four days / two great friends / 229 miles / two Olympians & World Champions (Marianne Vos and Bradley Wiggins) / one Madison Genesis race team / countless German triathletes: … Continue reading

March 31, 2014 · 1 Comment

Are we on first name terms yet?

I’ve been writing a book about the same man for almost ten years now and I still don’t know what to call him. There is one obvious reason for this: … Continue reading

March 10, 2014 · 5 Comments

What’s the problem with LGBT history month (revisited)?

A couple of weeks ago I gave a Flagship Lecture as part of LGBT History Month at the University of Liverpool. If you are interested to find out more you … Continue reading

March 10, 2014 · Leave a comment