Monthly Archives: February 2009

Frock Me!

Sunday was, for many fashion and film-lovers, spent in gasping anticipation of the most glamorous night of the year: the Oscars. The canny fashionistas of Brighton, however, had other things on their minds as the Sallis Benney Theatre played host … Continue reading

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Bono no no no!

For the women in my¬†family there are several much-revered and highly anticipated dates in the diary: the Eurovision Song Contest, the Stars in Their Eyes Live Final and any given awards ceremony. Another defining characteristic of Black-family women is their … Continue reading

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Time for a little fantasy…

On a decidedly grey February afternoon last week, surrounded by industrious but seriously drab students (some of whom were, I swear, still wearing their pyjamas; and I don’t mean in a louche, D&G kind of way), I was squirreled away … Continue reading

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