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• January 2019 Read my article on Violence and Reconciliation in film and artists' moving image in Circa magazine in a series of three linked essays: 

Part 1 looks at 'The Troubles' through Donal Foreman's film, The Image You Missed (2018) which explores the work of Arthur MacCaig, Foreman's father and documentary maker here
Part 2 proposes a politics of film restoration and involves a close reading of Chick Strand's Soft Fiction (1978) within the context of the MeToo movement here 
Part 3 examines the feminist revolution in Northern Syria and the ICA's In formation series here


• Screening - Thursday 29 November 2018 6-8pm: screening of Ghost Empire § Singapore and Director's Q & A at RPC international law firm, London, with RPC RAIN Inclusion and Diversity LGBT+ Network & prosecco reception. Images from RPC evening here.
Ghost Empire § Singapore will also be screened at the Bristol RPC office on Thursday 6 December 2018

• August 2018 Editors' pick Circa art magazine

• July 2018 Read my article  on art, monsters and cyborgs in IADT degree show at Circa art magazine

• January 2018 Read my article on Body Language, a dance installation by David Bolger and Christopher Ash at the RHA Dublin, at Circa art magazine


• Delighted to announce that I have signed with WME and that my literary agent is Simon Trewin at WME
William Morris Endeavour Entertainment
100 New Oxford Street
London WC1 1DR

 I'm currently working on a novel which takes Roger Casement's trial for treason as its subject in a collage of forms, including narratives, photographs, letters and other abstract elements.

• Tuesday November 28: screening of Ghost Empire § Singapore at Yale NUS Singapore

• PODCAST Please have a listen to this podcast of the talk I gave at INIVA on the Ghost Empire trilogy, questioned by Sunil Gupta

 INTERVIEW An interview I gave to INIVA ahead of my talk there 

• Thursday Nov 2: Ghost Empire talk at Stuart Hall Library, INIVA, London  &  screening of Ghost Empire § Cyprus Institute of International Visual Arts INIVA as part of ‘Virtualities’ series.

• TV INTERVIEW Watch Ghost Empire § Cyprus + interview with me at Tales from the Margins

• July 2017 Read my article on interactive literature at DIT degree show, Luke McLaughlin's The Catcher in the Rye at Circa art magazine

• July 2017  TALES FROM THE MARGINS, a film programme on Latest TV/LGBT+ TV every Monday at 9pm UK time @LatestTVBtn / @latestlgbtplus, available on Freeview in the Brighton/Hove area, via online livestreaming at TALES FROM THE MARGIN The Latest TV TALES FROM THE MARGINS The Latest TV hosted by Rainer Schulze.
Monday 17th July at 9pm (repeated Friday 21st at 9pm) Tonight's programme: Susan Thomson's documentary GHOST EMPIRE § CYPRUS, plus interview with Susan Thomson.
Next week Monday 24th July: (repeated Friday 28th at 9pm)  the second part of Susan's trilogy: GHOST EMPIRE § SINGAPORE

• June 16th /17th: screening of Ghost Empire § Singapore with Q&A  at Queer Asia Film Festival at SOAS, School of Oriental and African Studies, London.

• Scottish tour: screenings in Edinburgh as part of LGBT History Month:
    - 23.02.17. Ghost Empire § Singapore/Cyprus screens at Edinburgh University. Supported by LGBT Staff Network, with Director's Q&A.
    - 24.02.17. Ghost Empire § Cyprus screens at the Scottish Government, Victoria Quay, Edinburgh, with Director's Q&A.


• August 10th: Ghost Empire § Singapore screening at Anthology Film Archives NYC. Official Selection with NewFilmmakers NY screened as an AltFest Special Program

• 2016 Read my article on the 'Design and Violence' exhibition, at the Science Museum, Dublin, a co-production with MoMA, New York, at Circa art magazine

• June 29th: Dublin Castle Ghost Empire § Cyprus screening & lecture: Roger Casement, Human Rights and Missing films. 100 year Anniversary of Roger Casement's 1916 sentencing. 

• May 25-29: Official Selection Kashish 7th Mumbai International Queer Film Festival, India. More info here.

• 2016 Official Selection Culture Unplugged Film Festival (by invitation) watch Ghost Empire § Cyprus online.


• September: Official Selection MICGénero, Mexico City. Ghost Empire § Singapore/ Ghost Empire § Cyprus double-screening. 

• Nomination for Best International Film, screenings at Cinemex Reforma.
• October 3rd: Official Selection in competition at World of Film International Festival, CCA Glasgow, Scotland.

• September: Official Selection Unspoken Human Rights Film Festival, Utica, New York.


• Official Selection Northern Cyprus Film Festival, EMAA European Mediterranean Arts Association, Nicosia, Cyprus.

• Director of Photography of ‘Gympressive’ - longlisted for British Comedy Award.


• Oct 11th – Dec 23rd: Upending Troubling Ireland group exhibition at Limerick City art gallery, Ireland. 

•  Contributions from Ghost Empire within Kaleidoscope report ‘Speaking Out’ to Commonwealth Heads of Government, Sri Lanka on LGBT issues.