Dr. Mark Patton

Author of the foreword of one volume of the Dark London Anthology


Mark Patton was born on Jersey, and studied Archaeology & Anthropolgy at Cambridge, before completing his PhD at University College London. He has taught at the Universities of Leiden, Paris 1, Wales, Greenwich, and Westminster, and currently teaches for The Open University. He is the author of three historical novels, as well as a number of academic books and journal articles in the fields of archaeology, history, and historical biography.

Mark writes the foreword for one volume of the Dark London anthology.

Dark London

This author has contributed a foreword to one volume of Dark London, a collection inspired by one of the most beautiful cities in the world, and showcasing the writing talents of seventeen writers across the world.

From mysterious locations to undiscovered people, and covering nearly a millennium of history, we’re sure that you’ll love this diverse collection.

All royalties will be donated to London-based charities. Writers, artists, editors, contributors and the publisher receive no royalties.

Dark London is the first in a series of city-inspired anthologies. Look out for news of the second anthology soon.