Hotel Silence by Auður Ava Ólafsdóttir

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Hotel Silence by Auður Ava Ólafsdóttir: A reflective and uplifting novel about second chances – a must-read!   For Jónas, life has not been what he thought it would be. […]

In Defence of Black Panther: Why Social Significance Can Sometimes Outweigh Cinematic Value

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It’s a fickle thing, this cinema business. It finds itself trying to bring joy to millions of people, during a volcanic period of social injustice and cultural re-evaluation. How can […]

Exclusive preview: MadLab molecular cocktail masterclasses

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This month Madison will be launching ‘MadLab’: a new series of masterclasses with a science theme in mind. Think chemistry meets cocktails, or science geek meets drink connoisseur- unique right? […]

Top 4 Netflix Original Series to Binge-Watch!

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It is no secret that Netflix has been growing as a media company over the past few years, and has claimed its place in the world of film and television. […]

Lady Bird Review – Spread Your Wings, Because Greta Gerwig’s Generational Dramedy Will Make Your Spirit Soar

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With her performances in Noah Baumbach’s Greenberg, Mistress America and Frances Ha, and having also co-written the latter two films, Greta Gerwig had already established herself as a talent to […]

There Is Power In A Union: Support the UCU Strikes!

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It’s been coming for some time, but after reading week it will kick in. UCU have voted to go on strike, and many of us will be losing out on […]

The Good, The Bad and The Patriotic – What Clint Eastwood Can Learn from Kathryn Bigelow in Representing America

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Clint Eastwood’s newest release, The 15:17 to Paris, has come under recent fire for its overt, treacly patriotism. While the heroes who inspired and in fact star in the film […]

Dating & OCD

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I wasn’t diagnosed with OCD until I was in my late teens. A part of me had always been able to recognise my abnormal patterns of thinking, but it wasn’t […]

Mental Health: Stigma in South Asians

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As part of Asian Heritage Month, our VP Welfare, Ahmed Mahbub, held an event all about the complex relationship of mental health, and its stigmas in the South Asian community. […]