Professor Richard Griffiths, now retired, was Emeritus Professor at the University of Wales and King’s College, London and has enjoyed a distinguished academic career at Selwyn College, Cambridge, Brasenose College, Oxford, University College, Cardiff and KCL. Now retired, he is the author of several books on the political history of the Right in Britain and in Europe, on French and English literature, and on religious subjects.

Books in order of publication:

Fellow Travellers of the Right: British Enthusiasts for Nazi Germany, 1933-39 – 1983

Patriotism Perverted: Captain Ramsay, the Right Club, and British Anti-Semitism, 1939-1940 – 1998

An Intelligent Person’s Guide to Fascism – 2002

Fascism – 2005

Poetry and Prayer: The 2006 Lent Book – 2006

The Entrepreneurial Society of the Rhondda Valleys 1840-1920: Power and Influence in the Porth-Pontypridd Region – 2010

Marshal Pétain – 2011

What Did You Do During the War?: The Last Throes of the British Pro-Nazi Right, 1940-45 – 2016

France’s Purveyors of Hatred: Aspects of the French Extreme Right and Its Influence, 1918-1945 – 2020