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A Future to Remember: A Conversation with Ysabel Loh, producer of Malaysian Students’ Association’s ID: Journey of Discovery

Hazal Kirci In a future where borders and nations become increasingly closed off and hostile to globalisation, and the line between cyborg and human becomes blurred, 8 Malaysians from the UK take it upon themselves to return to their homeland, at whatever the cost. This is the premise of Malaysian Students’ Association’s ‘MNight’ (Malaysian Night… Continue reading A Future to Remember: A Conversation with Ysabel Loh, producer of Malaysian Students’ Association’s ID: Journey of Discovery

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Humans of Fallas

Tiff Milner Fallas is a celebration in Valencia, Spain that celebrates Saint Joseph. Huge Falla statues (monumento fallero) are built out of flammable materials such as wood, paper, clothing and polystyrene across the city. Many take human shape, dancing up towards the sky.  At the end of the festival, the statues are burned in huge… Continue reading Humans of Fallas

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Around the World in 80 minutes – A Student Art Showcase

  Hazal Kirci Feebly armed with an amateur knowledge of art and an equally amateur skill for photography, I decided to attend my first ever art show last Thursday. Donning a fancy-shmancy silk shirt and my noisiest boots, I rushed in a whirlwind out of the house, afraid I was going to be late and… Continue reading Around the World in 80 minutes – A Student Art Showcase

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VICES, Joanna Jakubowska

VICES By Joanna Jakubowska His breath is steady under my cheek. Slow and thorough, slow and thorough, it moves me a centimetre or two closer to the ceiling. A lock of his hair spills, like a sketch line, down his forehead and onto his cheekbone. I lie there looking at him in silence for what… Continue reading VICES, Joanna Jakubowska