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A Pig and Pepper

Today involves some housekeeping. I’m currently packing my things, horrifically I’ll add, to go and stay at my grandparents’ house in Barkingside, East London, on my own – won’t lie […]

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A Female Doctor Who?: A look at Character & Gender

Unsurprisingly, the news that Jodie Whittaker will become the first female Doctor Who has caused controversy. Fans, critics, and even a former doctor, Peter Davison, have criticized the decision to […]

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Fear and Loathing in the Home Office

A couple of years ago, students at Royal Holloway got incredibly angry. Firstly, they had to live in Egham for three whole years. But even more importantly, they were angry […]

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What is the Human Soul, and Where Does it Come From? [1/2]

As human nature demands, mankind appears endlessly interested in diagnosing his own self, and his existence in relation to the world. The concept of human consciousness has been debated painstakingly […]

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Advice from a Caterpillar: Social media ‘Tweet me’

I love dystopian books and films; give me the corruption, nihilism and disturbing realness of The Handmaid’s Tale, or The Road, and of course, Nineteen Eighty-Four, over the dullness of […]

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XX: Feminist or Antifeminist?

As per every evening, I was looking for something to watch on Netflix when I came across XX, an anthology of four short horror stories told from a female perspective. […]

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Dear Bronte – (Not so) Top Trumps

Hi,   My boyfriend’s best friend from school is getting married in November to a lovely lady who (among other things) writes a blog about self-confidence, not judging others and […]

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The Return of the Romantic

Think about the Romantic period, and unless you’re midway through your English degree – and honestly even that is no inoculation – you’ll probably think of a figure of the […]

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Good and Evil [2/2] – Why do good people do bad things?

Whilst the hard sciences may be a long way away from being able to tackle (let alone explain) such hefty concepts as good and evil, psychology has offered some insight […]