A poem based on Charles Dicken’s Great Expectations, depicting the aftermath of Miss Havisham being jilted at the altar.
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The ‘original’ foundling
A painting by Henry O’Nelson
A dark fantasy video game depicting psychosis.
A song based on the short story ‘The Ones Who Walk Away From Omelas.’
A novel following the lives of oppressed women in a dystopian society.
The world’s longest-running musical based on the novel by Victor Hugo
A comic strip by Harold Gray
A book written by Jacqueline Wilson
A film directed by Samantha Morton
A Comedic, anti-hero, action packed film following the life of Wade Wilson.
The first book in the trilogoy series by A.G. Howard…
Crystal Valentine & Aaliyah Jihad’s To Be Black Woman and Alive (2016), is the embodiment of the millennial black woman’s call for awakening. By exposing the black community’s internalisation of white patriarchy, both speakers tackle institutional racism in both mainstream society and the black community exemplifying its monumental influence on black women’s identity.Initially, we are […]
Jamelia Woods’Black Girl Soldier (2016) strives to remind millennial black women of the intergenerational struggle for equality. Through the notion of song, Woods combines a militant drum beat and politically resistant lyrics to provoke action from the new generation of black women. The audience is urged to explore how oppression infects various aspects of […]
‘For Coloured Girls’ (Perry, 2010) explores the lives of black women in the US, tackling themes of sexuality, trauma and sisterhood.
Film featuring the imprisonment of serial killer and cannibal, Dr. Hannibal Lecter.
The First Installment in the Shatter Me Dystopian Trilogy
Taken from the Woman Destroyed collection, ‘The Monologue’ depicts a spoilt, middle-aged woman who succumbs to mauvaise-foi and would rather bitch about others.
A eponymous short story written by Angela Carter as part of the collection ‘The Bloody Chamber and Other Stories’
A semi-autobiographical novel by Sylvia Plath focusing on a descent into mental illness and suicidal thoughts.