The problem with Jameela Jamil’s ‘body neutrality’ message

Jameela Jamil is continuing on her mission to defeat diet culture. In her guest edit for this week’s issue of Stylist, The Good Place star appears on the cover as ‘The Diet Destroyer’, wielding a sledgehammer with several pairs of scales smashed at her feet. On the surface it sends a powerful message. The issue… Continue reading The problem with Jameela Jamil’s ‘body neutrality’ message

7 things I learned as a ‘workie’

In April this year I went down to London for a month of work experience in journalism. A required part of my MA course, I went to the capital for two separate placements during which I was privy to the goings-on at the features desks across four women's magazines. As you might expect from being… Continue reading 7 things I learned as a ‘workie’

Other / SPA Midlands: Advice for budding journalists

Last month saw the Student Press Association’s regional conference held at the University of Warwick take place, bringing together student writers and experts within the journalistic world in order to talk, learn and overall gain some well-needed inspiration and experience. Arranged by chair of the SPA, Jem Collins, alongside marketing and Midlands officer, Sian Elvin,… Continue reading Other / SPA Midlands: Advice for budding journalists