Interview for a regular podcast series, 'Doings of Doyle,' dedicated to the life and work of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.


Discussion of the background to Conan Doyle's involvement with the Cottingley fairies and of the exhibition 'The Cottingley Fairies: a study in deception'.

Period21 Dec 2021

Media contributions


Media contributions

  • TitleConan Doyle and the Cottingley Fairies, with Dr Merrick Burrow
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletDoings of Doyle podcast / PodBean
    Media typeOther
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    DescriptionThis episode, we are joined by Dr Merrick Burrow, Head of English and Creative Writing at the University of Huddersfield, to talk about The Cottingley Fairies: A Study in Deception, an exhibition Merrick has curated for the Treasures of the Brotherton Gallery at the University of Leeds. You can visit the exhibition online.
    Producer/AuthorMark Jones & Paul Chapman
    PersonsMerrick Burrow