BOOKS: DIVA meets lesfic author Claire Highton-Stevenson

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“Lifting each other, promoting one another, that’s where the true authenticity appears as queer authors” 📚 BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS. IMAGE CLAIRE HIGHTON-STEVENSON. Claire Highton-Stevenson is a contemporary romance writer – and one with a penchant for lesfic, at that. When she’s not writing she can be found lurking on social media, watching football and spending time [….]

The hidden lesbian love story in Pride And Prejudice

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Playwright Isobel McArthur on her adaptation of Jane Austen’s Pride And Prejudice and the lesbian love story in this beloved novel BY CARRIE LYELL AND FELICITAS SOPHIE VAN LAAK When Isobel McArthur first graduated from drama school, the choice of roles she could audition for was limited. Consequently, she began to write her own relatable, [….]

Can you believe? DIVA’s up for a Lovie!

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DIVA has been nominated for a Lovie Award – now, fancy giving us a vote? BY FELICITAS SOPHIE VAN LAAK The Lovie Awards, which “recognise the unique and resonant nature of the European Internet community – from Europe’s top web and creative networks and content publishers, to cultural and political organisations and individual creators,” has [….]

Jessica Kellgren-Fozard stars in new YouTube series exploring life’s Big Questions

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“The School Of… is a superficially playful, but in essence deeply serious attempt to mobilise mass engagement” BY DANIELLE MUSTARDE. IMAGE YOUTUBE/THE SCHOOL OF… Amateur philosopher? Then this new series by YouTube Originals and The School Of Life will be right up your street. Launching on the 8 October 2019, The School Of… is a [….]