TV

Girls Incarcerated

Girls Incarcerated is a new docuseries, recently added to Netflix. It consists of eight episodes made up of footage filmed over a year. The episodes introduce us to various girls who are staying Madison Juvenile Correctional Facility, in Indiana....

Troy: Fall of a City

As a Classics student and keen fanatic of mythology, you can imagine my anticipation upon hearing that the BBC was producing a historical-drama series. Their interpretation of Homer’s ‘Iliad’, Troy: Fall of a City, is far from a Greek...

Modus

If asked to provide a single word to summarise the BBC 4 Swedish crime-drama series, Modus, ‘vexatious’ immediately comes to mind. Modus’ second series concerns the disappearance of U.S. President Helen Tyler (Kim Cattrall) during her first...

Under the Skin

Russell Brand’s Under the Skin podcast series marks another step in his reinvention as a sincere intellectual and influential cultural figure. It is a role which his truly unique gifts of perception and articulation more than qualify him for,...

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