I’ve always thought of learning things as absorbing some fixed kind of knowledge, with an end goal (usually an exam). But after a few years at university (I guess as I have become more of an adult), I have realised that there is no fixed syllabus for learning stuff anymore.
The We Are One film festival was such a fantastic idea, so I knew I had to make the most of this opportunity to see some new films!
I’ve seen a lot of people recommending Robin DiAngelo’s book White Fragility in good faith, often without having read it, trusting that it is a well-researched resource. It is not.
University is a huge commitment of effort, time and money, so it’s best to make as good a decision as possible. Of course, you can switch later along the line, but it will cause less stress in the future if you do your research now. But where to start? You’re Doing It Wrong I come…
Paraprosdokians are the bread and butter of comedy. But what are they?
A new award! Very exciting 😀
I recently got into watching addresses from successful and famous people at the Oxford Union, because I don’t have the time (or money) to see them live (see my post about What They Don’t Tell You About Oxford). One particularly interesting talk I listened to was given by the editor-in-chief of Vogue and general fashion…
Some of my hot takes about Oxford 🔥
Hopefully my post will give a glimpse into my daily life at Oxford, when everything is going normally.