My Love Island Journey – Days 7 & 8

Missed the last episode of Vini Jones’ Love Island journey? No worries. Catch up here. What a week it had been in the Villa. After numerous twists and turns, Vini Jones had finally found herself coupled up with a boy that promised to be affectionate, caring and, above all, loyal. Levi, an Olympic water polo … Continue reading My Love Island Journey – Days 7 & 8

My Love Island Journey – Days 5 & 6

Missed the last episode of Vini Jones’ Love Island journey? No worries. Catch up here. Four days in Mallorca had seen Vini Jones single-handedly Regina George the shit out of the Love Island Villa. Now coupled up with international man of mystery, Jake, I was the queen bee. But although Jake was a certified hunk, … Continue reading My Love Island Journey – Days 5 & 6

James Baldwin’s ‘I Am Not Your Negro’ – An Exercise in Reading Cinema

Of all the films released this summer, Raoul Peck's documentary on James Baldwin- the powerfully entitled I Am Not Your Negro -was perhaps the one I was most excited for (sorry The Emoji Movie). After reading The Fire Next Time in my first year of university, I fell in love with Baldwin's conflation of poignant … Continue reading James Baldwin’s ‘I Am Not Your Negro’ – An Exercise in Reading Cinema