Tools of violence

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Making the most of your surroundings: Year Review

It's been a little over a year since I re-entered London to pursue my next project, my doctoral research into exclusions in online spaces. It's also been about seven years and three weeks since I first connected to the capital, I mention this only because today I was not clocked as being from anywhere else. [...]

Skyfall Review

..Give me a while to process it.. Skyfall was the window into the heart of Bond. But a modern, disillusioned and realistically reserved Bond. His life pre and post-Bond status and his fears are written out by a mediocre script but amazing action scenes. Oh and some scenes bring tears, others a very British nod [...]

Review: Born into Brothels; Calcutta’s Red Light Kids.

If you are ever stuck for inspiration, feeling low and generally think "Life isn't faiiir - Wahhh" (in the whingiest voice ever) then this documentary is for you. I mean we've all been there, right? You're feeling T-E-R-R-A-BAD.. and you know nothing is going to cheer you up. But my friends this is not the [...]

Review: Born into Brothels; Calcutta’s Red Light Kids.

If you are ever stuck for inspiration, feeling low and generally think "Life isn't faiiir - Wahhh" (in the whingiest voice ever) then this documentary is for you. I mean we've all been there, right? You're feeling T-E-R-R-A-BAD.. and you know nothing is going to cheer you up. But my friends this is not the [...]