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Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Light Box: Physics, Photography and Poetry

Poets and photographers respond to new scientific research at the University, as part of Robert Crawford and Norman McBeath's 'Light Box' project, celebrating the 2015 UNESCO International Year of Light. Crawford and other writers will be reading their work at 5.30PM, Thursday 9th April, in the School of Physics and Astronomy

Radio’s Comeback: the essential podcasts you should be listening to

To survive, media forms have to adapt, now radio allows listeners to access recorded shows in their own time on their computers.

Charge of the writing blockade

The winning piece from the Frank Muir prize

Questioning Queer Qualms

Venue 2 hosts Queer Question Time, but what’s the use in talking? It was as diverse a crowd as you might expect which filled up...

Academic discussions of Harry Potter and daily fancy dress

During Dragon Con, moving as part of this massive sea of people taking over the city, you feel an overwhelming sense of unity

Girls

The new HBO series is splitting critics opinion. Is it a little too close to home?  I first started watching the new HBO sitcom Girls...

The Critics: Frozen Planet

Frozen Planet BBC One Wednesdays, 9pm A television series like Frozen Planet is both heaven and hell for a television critic. Heaven because it is a glorious...

The Poet and the Rock Star

Photo credit: University of St Andrews  Two Pauls, both virtuosos of words and music, took to the stage for performances and an intimate conversation at...

Another Brick in the Wall? ‘Two Countries’ by Katrina Porteous: Review

Jo Boon delves into Katrina Porteous' fascinating new poetry collection.

The Saint Poetry Prize

Do you write poetry? The Saint is calling for entries for our first annual poetry competition.