Maisy is a third-year student of Linguistics and English Language at The University of Edinburgh, and has been The Student‘s Literature Editor since Autumn 2018.

Audacious Women Live!

Attending an event called Audacious Women Live!, we’d all expect to leave a little bit empowered, a little bit inspired, and a little bit offended at the sheer audacity of it all. And while the...

Fishnet

Fishnet is a breath of fresh air; it’s the kind of book everyone should read at least once. Kirstin Innes must be commended on her years of research into the world of prostitutes and escorts,...

The Art of Losing Control

The Art of Losing Control is a philosophical non-fiction that begins to answer a fundamental question – how do we seek to switch off our minds? Influenced by his traumatic accident and years of...

Guid Crack Storytelling Session

Walking into Guid Crack would fill anyone with an immensely warming feeling. Another instalment in a series of storytelling events, tonight we sit upstairs in Edinburgh’s Waverley Bar, as stories...