If you follow the trends on Twitter, you've probably seen that a job ad backed by the British government has recently sparked a huge backlash on social media. The poster shows a young ballet dancer, alongside the caption: "Fatima's next job could be in cyber. (she just doesn't know it yet)," below the slogan "Rethink. … Continue reading Why the Arts Matter
I guess we all have a vague notion of what a classic is. When I hear the word, I think of an excellent piece of literature that has stood the test of time. I think of Austen, Dickens, Shakespeare, Woolf, or Brontë. But what precisely makes the works of these authors to classics? What actually … Continue reading What Makes a Classic?