27 July 2022
More children are turning to Childline struggling with eating and body image
Childline, the counselling service run by the NSPCC, has released new data showing an increase in the number of young people with concerns about eating and body image.
28 March 2022
“Are you really going to eat all of that?"
Yes, yes I am.
4 March 2022
Self-directed shame and Instagram idealisation
If you live by the sword that is Instagram, what impact does this have on idealised body perceptions and how can we point towards future directions for social media sites?
18 October 2021
Body image regarding the arts. is it a problem? lets discuss...
2 April 2021
The effect of US ‘Teen’ dramas on their actual teen audience
How our favourite US ‘teen’ TV dramas have been destroying our mental health, especially among teens...
6 October 2019
Body image and adolescent girls
This post will cover 'To what extent does body image impact self-esteem in young, adolescent girls?'
2 October 2018
Arts Award Issue (Part D Gold Arts Award)
This is my essay for part D of the gold arts award. If you have any questions on the topic or comments please do leave them below!
26 February 2018
Interview with Justin Matson
I spoke to Justin about his career as a stand-up comedian, his struggles with body image and sexuality and how the arts have helped him
16 October 2017
We are failing young people through body shaming
Is the media pressuring young people to "look perfect" rather than be healthy?
10 May 2017
Body Image in Ballet
This is my Unit 1 Part D arts issue essay about body image and eating disorders in the ballet and dance community, I would love some feedback :)
9 May 2017
Hexham Book Festival: Sara Pascoe
Sara Pascoe proves she is so much more than a comedian with a fascinating exploration of the female body at Hexham Book Festival.
8 April 2017
Theatre Counterpoint's 'Am I Pretty?' at the Camden People's Theatre
"Your future self...now," are you a true human being if you have not asked yourself the question: 'Am I Pretty?'