About me

I’m Emily, an apprentice journalist, a nearly-done PhD student, a writer and an occasional picture-maker. My thing is the long nineteenth century and Neo-Victorianism in literature, art, and the archives, whether it’s ‘asylums’ or activism, science or the supernatural – and particularly when these intersect with folklore or cabaret or horror. Here are some of my […]

Meet the Brighton craftswoman creating a textiles eco-map of her city

[This story was published on June 4 in the Brighton and Hove Independent. Read the original story at brightonandhoveindependent.co.uk/news/brighton-craftswoman-creates-textiles-eco-map-of-city-1-7988490.] [Image: Caroline Lucas, Green candidate for Brighton Pavilion, with Sue Craig at a Seedy Sunday event] A woman from Brighton has been using a variety of traditional textile techniques to create an eco-friendly map of the city. […]