Matthew Champion
Historian and archaeologist

Matthew Champion is a multi-awardwinning historian, writer and archaeologist. He is widely considered to be one of the UK’s leading experts on early graffiti inscriptions, and works extensively for a wide range of heritage organisations such as the National Trust. His latest full-length publication, Medieval Graffiti: The Lost Voices of England’s Churches was published by Ebury Press in 2015.

Written by Matthew Champion

Medieval graffiti

Graffiti on the walls of Europe’s old churches reveals the real Middle Ages – a world far removed from knights and damsels

Matthew Champion