All posts tagged present

Perplexing Times: Rising Xenophobia and Turbo-Capitalism

This is a poem that reflects on our present political climate, characterized by rising xenophobia and uncertainty, and considers how we can respond to this. I am not trying to […]

The Best Love Stories Throughout History.

Ever since I was a child I have been a hopeless romantic. It wasn’t that I wanted a fairy tale romance, I just love love. When someone is in love, their whole […]

RAF Duxford – a tribute.

RAF Duxford is an old RAF aerodrome just outside of London which I urge all Queen Mary Students to visit at some point during their time at university. It has […]

Review of Susanne Bier’s Birdbox.

Directed by Susanne Bier, Netflix original ‘Birdbox’ has received over 2 million views upon release and has generated a huge following. The film includes a notable cast, staring Academy Award […]

Exclusive Interview with Jermain Jackman – winner of the 2014 series of The Voice.

Today, on Tuesday the 18th of September, Jermain Jackman, winner of the BBC’s The Voice 2014 series, will be performing at 100 Wardour St as part of the venue’s ‘Soho SoulTown’ […]

New ‘History of Cocktails Menu’ @ 100 Wardour St

Ever wanted to time travel? Well with the new cocktail range launching at the lounge at 100 Wardour St, you can do just that. An exclusive menu has been designed […]

Thoughts Final-Years have had about graduating

For those of us graduating this year, it is safe to say that we can be divided into three groups. Group A comprises of students who are ecstatic to graduate […]

In Defense of Star Wars: The Last Jedi – Reflecting on Rian Johnson’s Film as an Allegory for the Toxicity of Expectation

WARNING: FULL SPOILERS FOR STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI BELOW After two years of nervous anticipation, Rian Johnson’s newest entry into the Star Wars canon brings us the scene we’d […]