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The tragic love story of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet is famously immortalised through the declaration that:
"A rose by any other name would smell as sweet".
However, in my most recent revisiting of the play it has come to my attention that in regards to the play's full
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Born in Florence in 1469, Niccolò di Bernado Machiavelli grew up in an Italy dominated by many works of history and philosophy, most noticeably an entire tradition of artistic works known as "mirrors for princes" that almost acted as
In this difficult time, It can be quite hard to focus on anything other than the news of the epidemic, or any updates on the lock-down - which is why I decided to compile a list of 8 brilliant books which I've read (and re-read!)
Since television and media began, celebrity culture has gripped the world. Whether it be a singer, an actor, a sports star or a social media influencer, everyone is obsessed with someone famous.
But what is it about them that makes them so irresistible, and is this
Film adaptations of comic books are often subjected to scathing criticism by other directors and actors, especially since the release of box office titan, Avengers: Endgame. Legendary director Martin Scorsese, for example, compared these franchises to ‘theme parks’, and deemed them unworthy of artistic praise.
Fiery yet tender in her lyricism, Mitski Miyawaki is a force to be reckoned with in today’s music industry. “Half Japanese, half American yet not fully either,'' the 29-year-old often explores themes of belonging, desire and cultural conflict, such as in her 2016 song ‘Your
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