Author spotlights

Katherine van Wyk

Though I plan to study English literature at university, I have always been interested in modern history, and remain fascinated by the profound influence that personal, political, and historical contexts...

Katherine van Wyk

Though I plan to study English literature at university, I have always been interested in modern history, and remain fascinated by the profound influence that personal, political, and historical contexts...

Kevin Guo

My interest in history began after I joined the History Bowl team at my high school. This interest evolved into a passion in the fall of 2022 when I traveled...

Kevin Guo

My interest in history began after I joined the History Bowl team at my high school. This interest evolved into a passion in the fall of 2022 when I traveled...

Nolan Wallace

My interest in Celtic history dates back to seeing the movie Braveheart, the story of William Wallace (no relation), a Scottish hero. Although not historically accurate, the movie sparked my...

Nolan Wallace

My interest in Celtic history dates back to seeing the movie Braveheart, the story of William Wallace (no relation), a Scottish hero. Although not historically accurate, the movie sparked my...

Linh (Harley) Tran

I was introduced to the term “male gaze,” coined by Laura Mulvey in 1975, through social media discourse. Intrigued by the interesting terminology for gendered visual and aesthetic presentations, I...

Linh (Harley) Tran

I was introduced to the term “male gaze,” coined by Laura Mulvey in 1975, through social media discourse. Intrigued by the interesting terminology for gendered visual and aesthetic presentations, I...

Clarence Chen

Upon first reading Thomas Nagel’s “What Is It Like to be a Bat?,” I was struck by our limited understanding of consciousness. This triggered a curiosity about why our knowledge...

Clarence Chen

Upon first reading Thomas Nagel’s “What Is It Like to be a Bat?,” I was struck by our limited understanding of consciousness. This triggered a curiosity about why our knowledge...

Bui Gia Khanh Pham

My primary academic interests centre around philosophy, maths, and debate, but amidst such an intricate web of logic and numbers, I have always had this soft spot for literature. To...

Bui Gia Khanh Pham

My primary academic interests centre around philosophy, maths, and debate, but amidst such an intricate web of logic and numbers, I have always had this soft spot for literature. To...