Britishness

Fashion

fashion, brexit and british identity

How a generation of young designers are claiming and redefining Britishness as positive, progressive and inclusive in fraught political times.
Felix Petty
3.5.19
Opinion

sharan dhaliwal: what does britishness mean in 2019?

Sharan Dhaliwal is a British-Indian woman who was working in the Houses of Parliament on March 22nd when it was attacked by Khalid Masood.
Sharan Dhaliwal
1.2.19
Opinion

róisín lanigan: what does britishness mean in 2019?

Róisín Lanigan writes of growing up in a divided Belfast. Between British and Irish, Catholic and Protestant, and a younger generation railing against a conservative, religious establishment.
Roisin Lanigan
1.2.19
Opinion

tom rasmussen: what does britishness mean in 2019?

Tom Rasmussen's definition of Britishness was formed growing up gender non-conforming in the matriarchal nail salons of Lancaster.
Tom Rasmussen
1.2.19
Opinion

caspar baldwin: what does britishness mean in 2019?

Caspar Baldwin explores what it means to have grown up trans in Britain, and to live in a country where much of mainstream media blasts out transphobic abuse.
Caspar Baldwin
1.2.19
Opinion

ciaran thapar: what does britishness mean in 2019?

For Ciaran Thapar, a mixed race youth worker living in Brixton, Britishness is an endless pilgrimage back and forth between different sets of opposing poles.
Ciaran Thapar
1.2.19
Opinion

hydall codeen: what does britishness mean in 2019?

For writer Hydall Codeen, Britain today has become the embodiment of an irresolvable argument.
Hydall Codeen
1.2.19
Opinion

clive martin: what does britishness mean in 2019?

Journalist Clive Martin left London in 2017, disenchanted by the city he grew up in. In search of an alternative Britain, he headed for the north.
Clive Martin
1.2.19
Opinion

charlie brinkhurst-cuff: what does britishness mean in 2019?

Charlie Brinkhurst-Cuff is the deputy editor of 'Gal-dem'. Her debut book, 'Mother Country', looks at what Britishness means to the children and grandchildren of the Windrush generation.
Charlie Brinkhurst-Cuff
1.2.19
Opinion

candice carty-williams: what does britishness mean in 2019?

Candice Carty-Williams's debut novel 'Queenie' tells the story of a 25-year-old black woman living in London, straddling two cultures.
Candice Carty-Williams
1.2.19