Northern Lights is the arts, culture and entertainment platform at the University of Sunderland.
I am culture coordinator for the website so my articles focus on news and culture, however I have written reviews for theatre and music albums.
- My review of the Sunderland City of Culture Bid Launch Event.
- An interview with Mark Blacklock as part of the Sunderland Literature Festival.
- An interview with Amy McLean about her new novel.
- My first music review on Demi Lovato’s new album – ‘Confident’.
- An interview with Lee Ridley, as part of the Sunderland Literature Festival.
- A feature interview with the organisers of NGCA Presents.
- A follow-up article to the above.
- A review of the theatre show – Dreamboats and Miniskirts.
- A follow up news style interview with Holmeside Writers group.
- Fawcett Street arts review and interview.
- Interview with the Crab Walk exhibition curators.
- Interview with some of the Crab Walk exhibition artists.
- Review of the Crab Walk art exhibition.
- Seinabo Sey: Album Review.
- An article on what the Autumn Statement says about culture.
- An article on the Creative Futures Launch at the House of Commons.
- An article on National Novel Writing Month.
- Season Review: Jessica Jones.
- A review of the Look and Inspire Exhibition.
- An interview with the vice chancellor of the university on the Creative Futures launch.
- An interview feature with Natalie Bennett.
- An interview with members of Spectral Visions.
- A preview of the Sunderland Then and Now Display.
- A listical of the top ten books to buy this Christmas (2015).
- A listical of the top ten boxsets to buy this Christmas (2015).