Tag : interview

“Where are those 30 million missing girls? Where was their right to live?” The effect of China’s One-Child Policy

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Xue Xinran has spent the past forty years researching and interviewing the people of China, from the poor in the countryside to those whose lives have been overtaken by the isolation of the technological age. Here she chats to Editor-in-Chief Jessica Murray about her latest book, Buy Me The Sky, … Read More

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: A new society for all costume lovers

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Freshers’ week is long gone, and the first week of lectures has slowly but surely come to an end. But the year is still only getting started, and with a new year come new… societies. We’ve picked out a few of them that you might not know about yet – … Read More

New Society Alert: Skate Society

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Growing up, most of us dabbled in some form of skating or another. But what comes to mind when we think of the most daring and most popular form of skating? Why, skateboarding of course. #newsocietyalert. Recently, several students decided that a society was needed to appreciate skateboarding, and this … Read More

Interview with Martine Croxall: The Paris Attacks and a ‘normal’ day at work

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BBC News presenter Martine Croxall expected a normal evening at work discussing the days’ newspaper headlines when the Paris terror attacks suddenly gripped the entire world. She chats to Editor-in-Chief Jessica Murray about how she deals with the pressure of being such a witness to history…  You studied in Leeds … Read More

In The Middle with Meadowlark

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Meadowlark are Bristol natives Kate McGill and Dan Broadley, who combine their skills to create a chilled and relaxing blend of folk vibey folk music. Their new single ‘Quicksand’ follows hot on the heels of their recent EP Paraffin. In this new single, the sparse arrangement and McGill’s understated vocals … Read More

In The Middle with VANT @ Y Not

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You said that Y Not was your favourite festival last year, how did it compare this time? It was amazing! We just spoke to the stage manager and he said that it was the biggest crowd they’ve had at that time all weekend. So yeah, wicked! I hoped that it … Read More

In The Middle with Will Joseph Cook @ Y Not

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How did you find the set today? It was great, it’s one of the most enjoyable we’ve done all summer and it’s been a really nice end to this weekend. Have you managed to catch much of the festival? We will be, we’re sticking around so I want to catch … Read More

In The Middle with Sundara Karma @ Y Not

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How did you find the set today? Really good! It was better than we thought it would be. There were so many people. Did I see a flare as well in there? There was a flare and I almost got hit by a beer. That’s a compliment thought right? Is … Read More

In The Middle with Circa Waves @ Y Not

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How are you feeling, are you excited? Yeah! I’ve been looking forward to this one for a while. We did Y Not a couple of years ago and it was fun. I remember that – two years ago at The Quarry? Yeah It’s a really wide narrow tent it’s great. … Read More

In The Middle with WHITE @ Y Not

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You played over at the Quarry earlier, how was that for you? It was amazing! The reaction from the audience was totally brilliant. We played Y Not Festival last year on the same stage a bit earlier and last year we had no idea what to expect and had a … Read More