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The Women of Peaky Blinders

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I am always on the lookout for good TV drama, and one of the requirements for “good” is for it to have well written female characters.  1,916 more words

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Friends in the light of 2018

Friends. Has the classic nineties sitcom met its match? Netflix’s recent addition of the show has introduced it to a new, young audience and provided adults an opportunity to reflect on their past fave. 581 more words

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an exploration of the 'strong female character'

Film is a massive part of our daily lives. Everyone will watch film for fun, to escape, to learn and, intentionally or not, to imitate. Reaching such a widespread audience it has an incredible influence on our societies attitudes. 1,093 more words

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Thomas Shelby and The Romanticisation Of The Anti-hero

In the past few years we have found ourselves back in a golden age of television. With Netflix and Amazon providing new ways to enjoy TV, along with plenty stellar original content, the bar for shows as been raised significantly. 1,069 more words

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Baudrillard

According to Baudrillard what has happened in postmodern culture is that our society has become so reliant on models and maps that we have lost all contact with the real world that preceded the map. 887 more words

Graphic Design

I Don't Understand Finstas

For those who don’t know what a “Finsta” is, it’s a fake instagram account that someone makes for themselves, or a pair of people. It’s mostly used a place for someone to post all to real/embarrassing photos and too much information about themselves that most the time, we don’t need to know! 478 more words

New Blogger

Hi ho, hi ho, it's off to tell women's stories on TV I go

I have some exciting news, folks: I’m getting an MFA in TV writing.

My mission: To change the way women’s stories are depicted in popular culture. 341 more words

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