T.J. Collins is a writer, essayist and critic. He has written about Hizb ut-Tahir and its hopes for the restoration of the khilafah in Iraq; Tim Walker’s Wonderful Things; Gore Vidal's life and death; The American nuclear empire; Miki ‘Da Cat’ Dora; nuclear disarmament and nuclear proliferation; Martin Amis, Salman Rushdie and David Sedaris, as well as Lance Armstrong and the ethics of doping, the economy and Tony Blair. His writing has appeared in Monster Children, New Statesman, Arena journal and the Canberra Times, among other journals, magazines, newspapers and websites. His interests include art, design, fashion, history, literature and politics. If you email him, he may well reply.