Katie Goh

Culture

How two of 2021's biggest movies are rewriting the American Dream

'Minari' and 'First Cow' are not just redefining the future of aspiration and the meaning of success, but also illuminating Asian American history.
Katie Goh
3.9.21
Culture

Pen pals are the wholesome hobby taking over social media

After nearly a year of pandemic, our idea of fun has gone from nightclubs and festivals to stamp collecting and snail mail. What a time to be alive.
Katie Goh
1.26.21
Music

The new BTS album confirms they’re K-Pop’s most emotional group

'BE' is the intimate, introspective lockdown project released as a balm for 2020.
Katie Goh
11.20.20
Film

A new wave of Korean filmmakers are tackling sexual violence through cinema

At 2020's London Korean Film Festival, a new generation of female creators are embracing tough topics and dismantling patriarchy in the industry.
Katie Goh
11.10.20
Culture

Sex and subservience disrupt cliches in 2020's most terrifying horror movies

In Saint Maud and Shirley, the role of subservience in female characters looks and feels remarkably different.
Katie Goh
10.13.20
Culture

The Plastic Bag Museum archiving the disappearing everyday object

We spoke to curator, founder and Glasgow-based artist Katrina Cobain on capturing the beauty, history and cultural significance of the once ubiquitous object in the age of sustainability.
Katie Goh
9.8.20
Culture

10 radical films you need to see from this year's Sheffield Doc/Fest

Just because the coronavirus pandemic put a stop to the actual festival, doesn't mean you can't add these to your new must-watch list.
Katie Goh
6.16.20
Culture

A new generation of female Korean novelists are dismantling the patriarchy

This exciting group of up-and-coming writers are tackling gender, toxic masculinity and the cosmetic industry through their work.
Katie Goh
5.25.20
Culture

A cinematic history of the horny female gaze

'She Found It At The Movies', a new anthology from Christina Newland, celebrates female thirst on screen. Here, she picks her absolute horniest faves.
Katie Goh
4.1.20
Culture

A new generation of women filmmakers are finally showing female sexuality right on screen

While 'Jumbo' and 'Never Rarely Sometimes Always' might first seem worlds apart, both films are committed to showing sexuality outside the prism of the male gaze.
Katie Goh
3.16.20
Culture

A new documentary explores the Chinese livestreaming boom

Filmmaker Shengze Zhu's 'Present.Perfect' is a surprisingly uplifting look at how the internet can help us connect, vent and educate.
Katie Goh
1.30.20
Culture

Every new book you need to read in 2020

We've got your reading list sorted with all of this year's great releases – from books to get you thinking to books to freak you out, and even books that'll make you fall in love with poetry.
Katie Goh
1.14.20
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