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Questioning Beauty Standards: The Politics of Afro Hair

The culture of beauty standards within the black community are heavily charged, and therefore require a nuanced approach when looking within the cultural dynamics. Recently, I have noticed a positive […]

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London

Adulthood. This is Adulthood. This is a central line train to the end of your life. Change here for a career, or the motherhood line. Please mind the gap between […]

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Continental Stores

Recently I have been trying to get out of my comfort zone and discover London, not just geographically, but by going to places that are unfamiliar to me. Places which […]

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Places to take your visiting friend if they are bored of ‘Tourist London’

Recently, fellow CUB editor (and flatmate) Josie posed me a question. She asked if I had any recommendations of places that she could take her visiting friend. Of course, I […]

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Claustrophobic London

Buses and taxis whizz by in blurs – a scene which could have jumped right out of a comic book page. Everything looks just how you would expect: the financial […]

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Five Shows to see in 2017

2017 is shaping up to be yet another great year for theatre in London! Listed below are my top five picks for must see shows of 2017…   The Wild […]

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Victoria Miro Gallery Presents Njideka Akunyili Crosby: Portals

Njideka Akunyili Crosby, a Los Angeles-based artist who relocated from Nigeria to the USA when she was sixteen, intuitively draws on historical, political and personal references within her artwork. This […]

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What are your New Year’s Eve plans?

New Year’s Eve is a time fraught with worries: ‘what shall my resolutions be?’, ‘did I achieve enough this year?’, ‘why is time moving so fast?’ These may be some […]

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“To the Elephant; I do remember”

William Shakespeare’s much-loved comedy ‘Twelfth Night’ is connected both to London,  and to the festive season, in ways that we have never realised before. Here, Daniella Harrison tells us how… […]