THE GET DOWN: THE EVOLUTION OF HIP-HOP

THE GET DOWN: THE EVOLUTION OF HIP-HOP

In this short piece, writer Amar Mehta takes us through a short summary of Hip-Hop’s history in the U.S, and tells us more about its relationship within Black culture and American politics.  Born in the Bronx in the 70s, hip-hop has been extremely...
THE THIRD (FOURTH, FIFTH AND MILLIONTH) GENDER

THE THIRD (FOURTH, FIFTH AND MILLIONTH) GENDER

In an intriguing feature #itchysilk writer #semtex explores the contentious proliferations of gender categorisation. Indeed, this has become a real topic of conversation as newer categorizations like non-binary are depicted in popular media. The character Taylor Mason...