Eve Mathews


Universities: in a league of their own

It’s the time of year, autumn leaves are falling, freshers are beginning new lives at university, and the 2019 university league tables have been released. I can imagine that many applicants will be frantically worrying about these performances, just like I did. Is the university too good for me? Is it too low in the…

Music, Venue

Your slant on ‘Hallelujah’

“I have always interpreted Jeff Buckley’s ‘Hallelujah’ to be about the breakdown of a relationship, which is evidentfrom the opening verse, where Buckley notes “you don’t really care for music, do you?” The irony of this part stands out to me, after all, Buckley (or at least Leonard Cohen, who wrote the original version) is expressing his…