Eliza Jack

Film, Venue

‘A Portrait of a Lady on Fire’ – “Elegantly Considered”

‘A Portrait of a Lady on Fire’, directed by Céline Sciamma, could probably be watched without subtitles, as much of the story is unspoken, told instead through looks and images that constitute a power greater than the characters can express in words. This years winner of the Queer Palm at Cannes is set in 18th…


UEA creative writing 50th anniversary project

To celebrate 50 years of Creative Writing at UEA, the university has announced a new project, aimed at an exploration and development of the relationship between literature and technology. ‘Future and Form’, as it has been named, will see a collaboration between writers and technology partners across nine months, with the evolution of storytelling in…


UCL bans student-staff relationships

University College London (UCL) has become the third university in the UK to ban, “personal and intimate relationships” between staff and students over whom they have a supervisory role. The new guidelines state that, “UCL academic, research and professional services staff, postgraduate teaching assistants, and student mentors are in a position of trust. This policy…

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