The Queen’s Gambit: Female Genius or Femme Fatale?

On the 23rd of October, Netflix released its original limited series The Queen’s Gambit, starring Anya Taylor-Joy as the orphaned chess prodigy Beth Harmon to immense critical acclaim. Based on the 1983 novel of the same name by Walter Trevis, it follows the beautiful, intellectual but deeply troubled Kentucky orphan who, from a young age,Continue reading “The Queen’s Gambit: Female Genius or Femme Fatale?”

Our Bodies Our Streets: Fighting Street Harassment In Sheffield.

Coming from a small village in the Cotswolds, street harassment culture was something I never really experienced, bar the occasional comment from strange men outside clubs or my mum warning me not to wear certain outfits late at night. It wasn’t until I moved to Sheffield that I was forced to confront the issue headContinue reading “Our Bodies Our Streets: Fighting Street Harassment In Sheffield.”