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5.1 Anita Corbin's Visible Girls

VLW are back with an excellent episode featuring an interview recorded with photographer Anita Corbin at Port Eliot and previously unaired interviews Anita made with the subjects of her project Visible Girls, documenting women in subcultures in the 80s. 187 more words

Episode

I wrote a piece for Vice about body modification

I’ve been really interested in body aesthetics for a while, particularly people with extreme ideas about looks. In fact, my MA dissertation focused on relationships between the body and nature. 1,648 more words

London

‘You let me know like no one else, that it’s okay to be myself’: Youth and the emo scene

By Michelle Neleman

Inspired by the letters received over the years, the Canadian band Simple Plan decided to write a song based on the experiences of their fans. 6,879 more words

Stereotypes

Subbacultcha! - a fungi process: How space is experienced within a youth subculture

By Marije Peute

‘It’s about this permeation of… light. A sort of irradiating and unstoppable expulsion of darkness, or something. I don’t think that the only way to read the world in 2014 is as a fucking endless cycle of doom.

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Sounds And Scenes

Pub Rock : The Forgotten Precursor to Punk

By Imogen Hunt

It’s the early 1970s and a revolution is taking place in a handful of pubs across London. These small, smoky rooms are playing host to some the most exciting new bands of the era. 567 more words

London College Of Fashion

Meeting The Enemy At The Gate: Who's Watching Your Back?

Ok, you guys. You cracked me up last night. Rebekkah insisted the title of my last post carry the obscenity because it sounded more like a war cry. 1,179 more words

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