Culture Vulture

Anyone who has spoken to me for longer than 15 minutes, will know that I’m English Algerian who was born in Germany and lived in France throughout my early and mid 20s.

When I was younger this gave me a nice little identity crisis. At the time, I thought I had to choose between them all, or let my identities battle it out until the victor became who I am. Now I see it more as a multi-faceted richness

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Modern Day Pankhursts

Emmeline Pankhurst is finally coming back home to Manchester. The city is going to put a statue of the historic Mancunian in the appropriately located, St Peter’s square. She will be the 2nd female statue in the city and the first woman since the unveiling of Queen Victoria in 1901.

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The Girl and the Eiffel Tower

I’ve never written an article about Paris before, even though I spent my early and mid-twenties living there. To me, the city is really hard to define and capture as a snap shot moment, it likes to shirk off any label or viewpoint someone gives it. A city that constantly burns through shapes and smirks at anyone that assumes it’s something it ultimately is not.

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