Stephanie Merritt

Stephanie Merritt is a writer and novelist. She was deputy literary editor of The Observer from 1998-2005 and, as S.J.Parris, writes a bestselling series featuring the 16th-century heretic philosopher and spy, Giordano Bruno. 

Written by Stephanie Merritt

Thinkers and theories
Bruno the brave

For anyone who dares to voice dangerous ideas and risk imprisonment or exile, Giordano Bruno remains a hero

Stephanie Merritt