Bored of Blockbusters? Become a Bright Young Thing
Bridget and Fatima started Bright Young Things in a bid to give brilliant but more modestly budgeted films a platform and allow indie film-makers to b
A Way Forward: Working Together
Our follow-up talk, 'A Way Forward: Working Together', focused on debunking the myth of writers as loners. In fact what we learnt from our second roun
Secret London: Tyburn Crypt
From the outside, the Tyburn looks like any other Church. It’s a modest brown building with a simple cross. Inside there’s a small chapel that the
A Way In: Launching Your Writing Career
The road of a writer is a bumpy one. At what point can you officially introduce yourself as ‘A Writer’ at dinner parties over pâté? What is the
History of Fandom: Screaming Girls & Stalking
Since there have been celebrities, there have been fans. Worshipful devotees to popular singers, writers, actors, or anyone in the public eye. Their..
Quintessentially British: Darling, You’re Hysterical!
Before doctors were able to sufficiently test patients or medicines and remedies; the world was a very different place. People were given opium for...
Photographer in Residence: Meredith Sherlock
England already has one extremely well-known Sherlock. The legendary Holmes himself. So it is worth asking, are we ready for another? Meet Meredith Sh
Tabletop World: Rise of Board Games
When people think of board games they think of traumatic episodes from their youth: the game of RISK that led to your younger brother’s concussion o
A Moment in Missoni
As I relax into the comfortable, kaleidoscope-effect in The Missoni Room – part of the exhibition completely collaged with colourful carpets and obj
Public Warning: Million Dollar Maybe
Across London, terms such as ‘market liquidity’ and ‘corporate values’ are fast becoming acceptable small talk, bandied about by the nation’