|Born||July 17, 1955|
Stephen Dorril (born 17 July 1955) is a British academic, author, and journalist. He is a former senior lecturer in the journalism department of Huddersfield University and ex-director of the university's Oral History Unit. His books have mostly been about the UK's intelligence services. With Robin Ramsay, Dorril co-founded the magazine Lobster. He has appeared on radio and television as a specialist on the security and intelligence services. He is a consultant to BBC's Panorama programme. His first book Honeytrap, written with Anthony Summers about the Profumo affair, was one of the sources used for the film Scandal (1989).
|"Secrecy is the British Disease." Extended interview with Stephen Dorril.|
Dorril has appeared as a specialist and consultant regarding intelligence matters on several radio and television programs: Panorama, Media Show, Secret History, World at One, NBC News, Canadian television, History Channel, French television, and others. Dorril also served as a consultant on a forthcoming Channel Five series on the intelligence services.
- "Biography." Rogerdog.co.uk
- Honeytrap: The Secret Worlds of Stephen Ward, with Anthony Summers. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson (1987). ISBN 0340429739.
- Smear!: Wilson and the Secret State. New York: Harper Collins (1992). ISBN 0586217134.
- The Silent Conspiracy: Inside the Intelligence Services in the 1990s. Portsmouth, New Hampshire: Heinemann (1993). ISBN 0434201626.
- MI6: Fifty Years of Special Operations. London: 4th Estate (2000). ISBN 1857020936.
- MI6: Inside the Covert World of Her Majesty's Secret Intelligence Service. New York: Simon & Schuster (2002). ISBN 0743203798.
- Blackshirt: Sir Oswald Mosley and British Fascism. New York: Viking Press (2006). ISBN 0670869996. See: Excerpted notes + appendix.
- The Man Who Knew Too Much (2021)
- L'affaire Jack King (2015)
- BBC Inside Out: Yorkshire and Lincolnshire (2002)
- Spy Secrets: Playing Dirty (2003)
- "The Secret Intelligence Service and Journalists During the Cold War." Delivered at the Journalism and History: Dialogues Conference, University of Sheffield (Sep. 15, 2010).
- Dorril, Stephen. "Biography." Rogerdog.co.uk. Accessed Aug. 15, 2015. Archived from the original.
- "Project Leaders". Asian Voices Oral History Project. Archived from the original on 6 August 2013. Retrieved 3 March 2013.
- "Biography: Dr Stephen Dorril". University of Huddersfield. Retrieved 3 March 2013.
- "Stephen Dorril Biography."Andrew Lownie Literary Agency. andrewlownie.co.uk. Archived from the original.