Paula’s BBC2 television documentary, Jane Austen: The Unseen Portrait?  was originally broadcast on Boxing Day 2011. It premiered in America on the arts network Ovation in April 2016, and has also been shown on ABC television in Australia.

Paula is a regular reviewer on the books pages of the Saturday Times. She also sometimes writes for The Observer, Prospect and the Times Literary Supplement.

She has featured on BBC Radio 4 Woman’s Hour, Today and Start the Week and has been a guest panelist on Radio 5 Live’s arts programme, Will Gompertz’s Heat Map. She was featured in a recent BBC Radio 3 documentary on Jane Austen’s Persuasion and will appear in two forthcoming television shows: one in which she tries to persuade Giles Coren to like Jane Austen and the other in which she brings her expertise about Kick Kennedy to a major new CNN series on the Kennedys.