Tag : the guardian

Leeds scholars sign up to Israeli boycott

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Eleven University of Leeds scholars have declared that they will be boycotting Israeli academic institutions in response to Israel’s illegal occupation of Palestinian land. The declaration to show solidarity to Palestinians has a list of 300 signatories from a range of British universities who will be boycotting the universities. It … Read More

The Guardian ‘incorrectly states’ University’s failure to offer guidelines for victims of sexual violence

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The University has responded to a recent Guardian article which ‘incorrectly’ lists Leeds as one of the top Russell Group universities which fail to provide guidelines for its students to report allegations of sexual violence. According to the article published on 24th May, a fifth of Russell Group universities admitted … Read More

The Interview: Giles Coren

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“Sorry what was the question? I was just thinking about myself” Over rabbit and chickpeas and a side of speck, Lucy Holden talks psychoanalysis, narcissism and expletives with Giles Coren in Kentish Town. Giles Coren is a columnist for The Times who thinks pollock tastes like cod. He’s also just … Read More

Theatre | Cat on a Hot Tin Roof: Tweet Night

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4/5 Stars As part of the Guardian’s open-journalism project, I took part in a Tweet Night for Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.  This experiment attempted to encourage people to re-think how we create theatre criticism, and to make it more public, open, and hopefully, honest. I was immediately drawn … Read More

The Interview: Jay Rayner

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  Over coffee at The Ivy Observer food critic and regular MasterChef judge Jay Rayner tells Lucy Holden about metaphorically sharpening his knives, a feature that landed him in a Dutch bath with a hooker and a gram of coke, and why you shouldn’t take him so seriously. When a … Read More