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Spreading Stereotypes: The portrayal of Romani people in European Media

Just 37 percent of people surveyed in Central and Eastern Europe in 2015-16 said they would be willing to accept Roma people as neighbors, according to the… 736 more words

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Promoting Still Alice on Local TV….

Last Friday, after a manic week, an extra was snook in at the last minute as Nicky Taylor, from the West Yorkshire Playhouse, had been contacted by the local BBC Look North team to see if I was up for an interview around my involvement with the cast. 501 more words

A Day In The Life

Another media day………

Yesterday I experienced the good and bad side of handing our life over to the media.

The morning was certainly a low point and one which I’d rather forget so won’t record here. 224 more words

A Day In The Life

Nicci Gerrard visits me.......

And so the media circuit starts to ramp up…..…..

I’m not sure if I’ve mentioned on my blog that I have a book coming out soon🤔, probably have and forgotten……… 325 more words

A Day In The Life

Why Reese Witherspoon Is The Hero Hollywood Needs Right Now

Back in 2015, Reese Witherspoon gave an impassioned speech on the lacking representation of women in media at Glamour’s Women of the Year Summit:

So Reese says something really powerful here. 715 more words

Industry News

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Hello there!

We welcome you to our site and invite you to engage in conversations regarding the impact and importance of media representation, social awareness, equality, and intersectional feminism. 253 more words

Audre Lorde

Please Can You Put Your Selfie Stick Away?

“I’m sorry, but, please can you put your selfie stick away?” is not a phrase I’d ever expected to hear as a cane user, but – nevertheless – in a museum on a rainy summer afternoon stood at admissions with a good friend of mine, I was in fact asked to put my ‘selfie stick’ away. 1,336 more words

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