Web Publications

‘Netflix returns to Manderley with a modern remake of Daphne du Maurier’s classic thriller’, The Conversation, 26 October 2020 here.

‘My Fave Places: Dr Laura Varnam’s Du Maurier Country’, Muddy Stilettos, 21 October 2020 here.

‘Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier’, Five Books, 8 October 2020 here.

PODCAST: ‘The Scapegoat by Daphne du Maurier’, Modern Life Podcast, September 2020 here

The Scapegoat: 1959 Film Adaptation and Event Review’, Daphne du Maurier Website, February 2020 here

PODCAST: ‘Daphne du Maurier- The Breaking Point’, Backlisted, October 2019 here

Don’t Look Now: Nicolas Roeg’s 1973 adaptation of Daphne du Maurier’s short story’, Daphne du Maurier Website, August 2019 here.

‘5 Ways the New ‘Rebecca’ from Netflix can be killer’, Willow and Thatch, 20 July 2019 here

‘Newly discovered Du Maurier poems shed light on a talented writer honing her craft’, The Conversation, 23 April 2019 here

‘The Best Daphne du Maurier Books’, Five Books, January 2018 here

‘Alfred Hitchcock’s 1940 adaptation of Daphne du Maurier’s Rebecca (1938), Daphne du Maurier Website, 5 August 2018 here

The Du Mauriers: Just as They Were by Anne Hall, reviewed by Dr Laura Varnam’, Daphne du Maurier Website, July 2018 here

‘Why Daphne du Maurier’s Rebecca is still popular 80 years on’, The Independent, March 2 2018 here

‘Du Maurier’s Rebecca at 80: Why we will always return to Manderley’, The Conversation, February 28 2018 here

Manderley Forever by Tatiana de Rosnay: The UK Launch’, Daphne du Maurier Website, October 2017 here

PODCAST: ‘Tatiana de Rosnay in conversation with Lady Tessa Montgomery, chaired by Dr Laura Varnam’, Culturetheque Institut Francais, October 2017 here (interview event with the author of Manderley Forever, Tatiana de Rosnay, and Daphne du Maurier’s eldest daughter, Tessa Montgomery)

‘New adaptation of Daphne du Maurier’s My Cousin Rachel will leave you wondering long after the credits roll’, The Conversation, June 5 2017, here

My Cousin Rachel and West Horsley Place: Bringing Du Maurier’s Novel to Life’, Daphne du Maurier Website, June 6th 2017, here

Guest blogpost, ‘The Pietà and the Mystic: Devotional Objects and Performative Identity in The Book of Margery Kempe‘, ‘Women’s Literary Culture and the Medieval Canon’ blog, November 2015, available here