Rhys Jones was born in Neath, South Wales, in 1991. He received a First in History at the University of Cambridge, where he also completed his PhD on the politics of time during the American and French Revolutions. Between 2016 and 2019, he was Research Fellow at Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge.
He has written and presented three documentaries for BBC Radio 4 on politics, culture and time, including ‘Superfast Politics’ (2017) and ‘OK, Boomer!’ (2020). He has also been published in the London Review of Books, The Spectator, and Financial Times. He is currently a pupil barrister in London.
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