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    Student Voices: Recovering From Loss

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    By Harriet Condron Growing up, I never had to deal with a huge loss in my family. Nobody was ever seriously ill and everyone seemed…

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    Fashion Site Lyst Sell Puppies As Accessories

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    By Daniel J Broadley ‘At Lyst we believe that things are best when they’re made just for you,’ reads the slogan on fashion outlet Lyst’s…

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    Can we live without mobile phones?

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    By Jacque Talbot Culture can plant ideas and thinking in our minds from birth, so it is quite worrying when children seem to prefer playing…

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    Manchester Met Raise Over £700 for Charity with Puppy Cuddles

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    By Jack Holmes Impending deadlines? Missing home? Been in your overdraft so long you don’t remember what “money” even is anymore? Maybe you’re just feeling,…

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    Ghost in the Shell: The Whitewashing Row

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    By Charlie Jordin  Hollywood is no stranger to whitewashing. This year Rooney Mara was cast as a Native American in Pan, Emma Stone played a…

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    The Trouble With Emoticons

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    By Stephanie Monteath Everyone here is entitled to an opinion, right? And everyone is entitled to say their opinion, whether vocally, digitally or in writing….

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    You’re Great, You Are

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    We asked our writers to share with us their stories of the people they are inspired by. By Maria Holmes Loizou When it comes to considering…

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    Crazy Pedro’s Part-Time Pizza Parlour Review

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    By Jessica Carruthers Food and alcohol is always a good idea. At ‘Crazy Pedro’s Part-time Pizza Parlour’ you can enjoy the luxuries of both in…

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    When I Was Young, I Wanted To Be A Paleontologist

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    By Will Kellock My recent book acquirements have been somewhat different to purchases of past. Usually, upon entering any branch of Waterstones, I aim straight…

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    Nihilism

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    By Will Kellock What if there was no beginning, And all life was but an end, A swirling void of nothingness Drowning in the orchestra…

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    Sunset

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    By Will Kellock I watched the sun bleed, Spilling blood onto the horizon. As it slipped into unconsciousness, All around stood silent, Their mourning garb…

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    An Impressionable Age

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    By Michael Conroy “Your wife is dead, Mr Haze,” and something that looked like grief came over him: Patrick Haze, that is: author, poet, philosopher,…

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    Awaken Ulyanov

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    By Michael Conroy The Necromancer, greatcoat billowing, back straight and arched upright, a slight bend to the knees, head raised back and gazing ahead, stood…

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    Displacement

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    By Laura Pathe She falls back, the water sloshes over her ears and sounds become muted and distant; it’s as close to silence and peace…

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    In a Land of Broken Mirrors

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    By Laura Pathe Why is it so hard to find yourself Amongst this unkept rubble? Lost within the reflections of A maze of maddening mirrors….

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    Heart of Ice

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    By Rebeca Elgueta Here we stand, on the boundaries of my heart. I am in Winter, you in Spring It looks joyful over there. The…

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    Corrupt Soul

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    By Rebeca Elgueta I am corrupt my love. Flowers bloom under your Gentle looks But decay and die under my Poisoned touch. Why even the…

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    Mirror Mirror

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    By Rebeca Elgueta The candles flicker in the dark, illuminating the mirror with a ghostly glow. The figure of a girl appears, her skin white…

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    The Yellowing Heart

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    By Laura Pathe The Heart that wilts within your chest Could crumple at a touch. Cruelly tortured at your behest It’s stained a yellow blush….

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    Behind Beijing

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    By Daniel Broadley David Adesanya is a Manchester Metropolitan University architect student embarking on a once-in-a-life-time opportunity. Taking advantage of the Study China project, he will…

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    International Women’s Day 2016: Celebrating Caitlin Moran

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    To celebrate International Women’s Day we asked our writers to tell us about the women who inspire them. By Simran Kaur Takhi What a great…

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    Myra Breckinridge: Sure Hard to Handle?

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    Words by Jack Holmes Photography by Rachael Burns The SEX strand of Manchester Metropolitan University’s (Manchester Met) Humanities in Public Festival continued last Friday with…

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    Humanity Hallows Magazine Launch

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    By Kalman Dean-Richards Your university is growing. Not in the meaningless sense that all businesses and football teams claim to be growing, but in demonstrable,…

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    Bird La Bird Comes to Manchester Met

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    By Jacqueline Grima Manchester Metropolitan University’s (Manchester Met) Humanities in Public (HiP) Festival continued this weekend with a presentation by performance artist Bird La Bird. The…

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    Review: Nick Thune @ Tiger Lounge

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    By Jack Holmes Manchester’s comedy scene gets to pat itself on the back once again after last night’s comedy gig at the Tiger Lounge. The…

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    Humanities in Public Festival Launches SEX

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    By Jacqueline Grima Manchester Metropolitan University (Manchester Met) launched the second strand of its 2015/16 Humanities in Public Festival last week with an event held…

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    Manchester Writing Welcomes Author Juliet Jacques

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    By Jamie Ryder Manchester Metropolitan University’s Manchester Writing series continued last week with guest writer Juliet Jacques discussing the concept of identity. The event took…

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    Manchester Writing Competition Winners Announced

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    By Jamie Stewart The winners of Manchester Metropolitan University’s 2015 Manchester Writing Competition were announced in a glittering prize-giving ceremony last week. The competition, launched…

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    Turning Notes into Letters

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    By Jamie Stewart How do you describe music? How do you choose the right words? How do you make connections between two seemingly polar-opposite worlds?…

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    Manchester Band Tindrumm Talk Gigs, Gunter Grass and Beer

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    By Jacqueline Grima Photography by Rudi Wilson Humanity Hallows recently caught up with Manchester-based band, Tindrumm, to ask them a few questions about their sound,…

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    Behind Beijing

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    By Daniel Broadley David Adesanya is a Manchester Metropolitan University architect student embarking on a once-in-a-life-time opportunity. Taking advantage of the Study China project, he will…

  • Eliza And The Bear Come To Manchester

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    By Helen Clarke Humanity Hallows caught up with London-based band Eliza And The Bear at Fopp Manchester after a pre-gig acoustic set and album signing. James Kellengher…

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    Review: Kingdom By Russ Litten

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    By Jacqueline Grima “My name is Alistair Kingdom and I was born a ghost…” In one of Her Majesty’s prisons, warders are suddenly astounded to…

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    Humanity Hallows Magazine Launch

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    By Kalman Dean-Richards Your university is growing. Not in the meaningless sense that all businesses and football teams claim to be growing, but in demonstrable,…

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    Manchester Writing Competition Winners Announced

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    By Jamie Stewart The winners of Manchester Metropolitan University’s 2015 Manchester Writing Competition were announced in a glittering prize-giving ceremony last week. The competition, launched…

  • RPS

    Turning Notes into Letters

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    By Jamie Stewart How do you describe music? How do you choose the right words? How do you make connections between two seemingly polar-opposite worlds?…

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    Review: Turtle Bay

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    By Jessica Carruthers From hearing many great things about Turtle Bay to seeing it flood my Instagram feed, I decided it was time to see what…

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    Review: Miles Ahead

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    By Charlie Jordin “If you’re gonna tell a story, come with some attitude.” Starring, co-written and directed by Don Cheadle, Miles Ahead is a biopic…

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    Manchester Met Screens Patricio Guzman’s The Battle Of Chile

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    By Jacqueline Grima Photography: Rachael Burns The 2016 Humanities in Public (HiP) festival continued at Manchester Metropolitan University (Manchester Met) this week with an event…

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    Review: Game of Thrones – The Red Woman

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    By Jack Rea The wait is finally over. Winter has come! (In April of all months…) Everyone will be pleased to hear that the action…

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    Manchester United Stadium Tour

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    By Helen Clarke Manchester to many people means football and football, to many Mancunians, of course, means Manchester United. Humanity Hallows recently had the pleasure…

  • Eliza And The Bear Come To Manchester

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    By Helen Clarke Humanity Hallows caught up with London-based band Eliza And The Bear at Fopp Manchester after a pre-gig acoustic set and album signing. James Kellengher…

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    Review: I Am Belfast

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    By George Haigh You’ve probably come across Belfast in the cinema before. My first real memory of it was a film which still shocks me…

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    Green Day’s American Idiot Comes To Manchester

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    By Jacqueline Grima In 2004, US punk band, Green Day, released their seventh album, American Idiot, a powerful rock-opera in the same vein as The…

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    Manchester Met Raise Over £700 for Charity with Puppy Cuddles

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    By Jack Holmes Impending deadlines? Missing home? Been in your overdraft so long you don’t remember what “money” even is anymore? Maybe you’re just feeling,…

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    Banish Stress For £3.50 With Dog Cuddles!

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    By Jacqueline Grima Everybody knows that this time of year can be extremely stressful for university students. With exams looming, dissertations due and even perhaps…

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    Jesus, Mandela, Blatter

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    By Josh Dimond FIFA president Sepp Blatter has been compared to Jesus, Nelson Mandela, Winston Churchill, Moses, Abraham Lincoln and Martin Luther King by Osiris…

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    Charity Inflatable Football Event – This Friday

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    The Inflatable Football matches will take place Friday 6th March at MMU’s Sugden Sports Centre – Register your team now by emailing kick4life.football@gmail.com By Cosmin…

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    Football, Culture & Capital

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    By Jake Shepherd “When you arrive in England for football it’s a paradise.” – Eric Cantona The above quotation, used to describe English football and…

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    Non League Life is Just as Good

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    Tired of the soap opera that is the Premier League? Your local, lower division alternatives are just as exciting – and valuable, writes Matthew Bostock….

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    The Other Side Of Brazil 2014

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    By Abi Lillicrap On June 12th, the tournament we waited four years to grace our television screens began, introducing us to the football-loving, carnival-crazy side…

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    Manchester Writing: In Camera

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    By Jamie Stewart The latest installment of the Manchester Writing series, chaired by Manchester Metropolitan University Professor of Modern Literature Andrew Biswell, welcomed author Nicholas Royle…

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    Can we live without mobile phones?

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    By Jacque Talbot Culture can plant ideas and thinking in our minds from birth, so it is quite worrying when children seem to prefer playing…

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    Review: Turtle Bay

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    By Jessica Carruthers From hearing many great things about Turtle Bay to seeing it flood my Instagram feed, I decided it was time to see what…

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    Graduation: What To Wear

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    By Maria Holmes Loizou Graduation is one of the most important days of a university student’s experience, and with pictures being taken on graduation day…

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    Manchester Met Explores The Impact Of Austerity

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    By Jacqueline Grima Photography by Rachael Burns With the recent rise in poverty and unstable employment conditions and the massive cuts in benefits that have…

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    Manchester Band Tindrumm Talk Gigs, Gunter Grass and Beer

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    By Jacqueline Grima Photography by Rudi Wilson Humanity Hallows recently caught up with Manchester-based band, Tindrumm, to ask them a few questions about their sound,…

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