Ellie Hicks

Arts, OldVenue

Awakening New Voices

It has not always been the case that women were given the freedom to express themselves creatively. Up until the end of the nineteenth century, women were excluded from artistic training academies. Linda Nochlin, a prominent feminist art historian, argues that it is these institutional structures that have defined the artistic past and rooted men…

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The Rise of the Comic

The influx of celebrated actors onto the UEA Campus in June earlier this year generated a flurry of rumours that part of the major blockbuster film Avengers: Age of Ultron was being filmed amongst us. Inquisitive students took to social media to spread the news, and it is not surprising that it was met with…