Bright Red Internship

Note: Posts will be much more sporadic (i.e. infrequent) over the summer. Working full time + writing a dissertation means that whenever I have some free time, I want to get away from the computer!

Bright Red Publishing are an educational publisher based in Edinburgh, catering to the Scottish high school curriculum. Their vividly coloured, high quality study guides are instantly recognisable. Founded in 2008 by Alan Grierson and John MacPherson, the company has gone from strength to strength, winning numerous awards and growing their list. They currently employ an additional five members of staff.


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Go Set A Watchman

Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee

Arrow Books, 2016

Cover of Harper Lee's novel, Go Set A Watchman

You will say anything that occurs to you, but what I can’t understand are the things that do occur to you. I should like to take your head apart, put a fact in it, and watch it go its way through the runnels of your brain until it comes out of your mouth. We were both born here, we went to the same schools, we were taught the same things. I wonder what you saw and heard.

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Nasty Women

Nasty Women

A collection of essays and accounts on what it is to be a woman in the 21st century

Contributors: Katie Muriel, Kristy Diaz, Claire L. Heuchan, Jen McGregor, Laura Lam, Mel Reeve, Laura Waddell, Sim Bajwa, Becca Inglis, Rowan C. Clarke, Ren Aldridge, Nadine Aisha Jassat, Laura Jane Grace in conversation with Sasha de Buyl-Pisco, Elise Hines, Alice Tarbuck, Jonatha Kottler, Chitra Ramaswamy, Christina Neuwirth, Belle Owen, Zeba Talkhani, Kaite Welsh, Joelle A. Owusu.

404 Ink, 2017

Distinctive red cover of Nasty Women, a collection of essays and accounts of what it is to be a woman in the 21st century

Margaret Atwood is not wrong. This book is indeed “an essential window into many of the hazard-strewn worlds younger women are living in right now.”

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