Journalism

25 January, 2018

A selection of my published work:

What We Mean When We Talk About Disability

21 November, 2015

I wrote this for the now-defunct Malcontent. Article in full below. As a society, we are unwilling to talk about disability. Recent research from Scope shows that two thirds of UK adults find it awkward just to talk to someone

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Get Involved! @ The Old Blue Last

3 April, 2014

You can’t go far wrong with a free gig, but put it in the upstairs of Shoreditch’s number one music pub, just after CUB’s issue 4 launch party, and you’ve got a guaranteed winner on your hands.

Interview with Humans of Queen Mary

1 April, 2014

As seen in Cub 551. What do two biochemistry students, a geographer, a History student, a History & English student and a pharmaceutical chemist all have in common? This may sound like a bad joke, but they all make up

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The Fetishization of the Fiend

24 March, 2014

As seen in Qmessenger 86. Name a recently murdered woman. Name a passenger on the missing Malaysian flight MH370. Name someone whose death was caused by a suicide bomber. I’m guessing that, off the top of your head, you probably

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Five Places to Read that aren’t Uni

24 March, 2014

As seen in Qmessenger 86. If you’ve got revision, research or just loads of reading to do, the library can end up feeling like a prison of words, where you’re trapped to turn pages ever more. Cast off your wordy

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Satire: Misunderstanding the EDL

24 March, 2014

As seen in Qmessenger 86. The EDL has not been getting the best press recently. Some people are accusing them of ‘being idiots,’ and others have gone as far to brandish them as fascists. Ultimately, they’re just misguided scamps, who

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Come Gather ‘Round People

20 March, 2014

On an ordinary Wednesday night, out in the farflung exotic destination of Woolwich, something new and exciting was a’brewing. With promises of performance, poetry, music and kitsch, an intrepid force stumbled upon what is set to be the first of

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We Need to Talk About Women Today

12 March, 2014

As seen in QMessenger 85. New Turn’s Women in the 21st Century Conference was certainly a thought-provoking event, packed with talks and speakers that raised a whole barrage of issues, whilst also celebrating certain liberties and gains that have already

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