Stand DOWN: Police Close Hong Kong News Outlet After Raid Austin Taylor covers the recent violence in Hong Kong where local news outlet, Stand News, has been closed and editors arrested after police conducted a raid. What does mean for Hong Kong in the coming years and what should we be keeping an eye on? […]
Draconian COVID Regulations in Hong Kong Austin Taylor covers how a strict COVID crackdown in Hong Kong affects travellers & residents. Generally, Asian countries have taken much tougher stances on COVID-19 than their Western counterparts. This is especially so in Hong Kong, where any travellers who are actually eligible to enter the territory are required […]
Austin Taylor explores how a newly published collection of Franz Kafka’s documents can expand our knowledge of the author’s life.
Austin Taylor explores Exeter’s rich architectural histories, from its Roman roots to its Georgian splendour
Austin Taylor discusses Banned Books Week and the issues of literary censorship
Austin Taylor recommends podcasts that every fan of literature should be listening to.
Austin Taylor discusses the link between art and mental health, and looks at the potentially harmful motif of the ‘tortured artist’.
Austin Taylor reviews and recommends Zora Neale Hurston’s famous novel Their Eyes Were Watching God.