A Bloodline Divorce: Parental Estrangement


‘Our families are supposed to be the ones who love us the most, who will take care of us and support us through difficult times. But what happens when they […]

Weekend Getaways, on a budget


It’s reading week, it’s Christmas break, it’s a 3-day weekend. You want to escape the anxiety, the stress and the tiredness from the endless study sessions at the library. But […]

Rex Quondam Rex Que Futurus: Why We Should All Love the Arthurian Legend, Despite its Most Recent Adaptation


If you are enrolled on the SED’s Arthurian Literature course, you may agree with me when I say it has been a greatly enjoyable, but also greatly varied experience. We […]

Tomb Raider Review – Alicia Vikander’s Lara Croft Reboot Aims for a Cinematic Bullseye, But Unfortunately Misses the Mark


The Tomb Raider franchise has been incredibly successful ever since its inception in 1996, selling 63 million copies worldwide. Lara Croft has also been one of gaming’s most popular protagonists, […]

Art in Moment and Motion


The online gallery, NoonPowell has brought art back into the homes and hearts of private collectors with their first exhibit in the space of a West-London home last month. Away […]

The View From The Octagon


The Octagon is a beautiful room. You walk in and are met by Shakespeare, Milton, and Chaucer all staring down at you. Right now, however, they are staring not at […]

A Tribute to Hubert de Givenchy


‘All a woman needs to be chic is a raincoat, two suits, a pair of trousers and a cashmere sweater’. Spoken like a true lover of fashion, French aristocratic fashion […]

Home Strike: A feminist art exhibition subverting the role of ‘Woman’


The Home Strike exhibition at the L’etrangere gallery in Shoreditch brings together four women artists as they trace feminism from the 1970s to our contemporary political scene. While distinct in […]

Fancy being locked in a room for an hour? Try an Escape Room!


Fancy being locked in a room for an hour? Escape rooms have been all the rage lately, what with them being showcased on popular television shows such as the Big […]