What was your latest book discovery? What are your favorite books of all time?
Period Power by Masie Hill is the recent discovery - it's amazing how much about the female body I was not aware of.
My desert island books - The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov, The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoyevsky and Squirrel Pie by Elisabeth Luard.
Most visited blogs, websites?
What apps do you use the most and why?
Instagram and Foodim - to keep in touch with like-minded people and for work
Whats currently on your playlist?
Vesna by Dakhabrakha
Summon The Fire by The Comet is Coming
Beirut by Yasmin Hamdan
Love is Blindness by Jack White
Elegie in E flat minor by Sergey Rachmaninoff
Sea Above, Sky Below by Dirty Three and Nick Cave
Lucretia My Reflection by Sisters of Mercy
As A Man by Anna Calvi
Feeling Good by Andy and the Bey Sisters
Dzimani by Monoswezi
Essential Nine by Soulwax
What records would you recommend to hear?
Na Mezhi by Dakhabrakha
Trust in The Lifeforce Of The Deep Mystery by The Comet is Coming
Ya Nass by Yasmine Hamdan
Party Girl by Michelle Gurevich
Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea by PJ Harvey
Fresh movie finds? What films do you think everybody should watch?
Birth Story: Ina May Gaskin and the Farm Midwives
Free Solo by E. Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chin
Everyone should watch:
Withnail And I by Bruce Robinson
The Big Lebowski by Joel and Ethan Coen
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri by Martin McDonagh
Stalker by Andrei Tarkovsky
Which artists working today do you admire most?
What are some of your tv top tips right now?
Have just smashed through Dead to Me and Sex Education (both very good). Currently watching The Mist which is good (I love post-apocalyptic vibes in general). I am very keen to start watching Chernobyl.
The most favourite series watched recently - Stranger Things
Who are you following?
BBC History Extra
The Splendid Table
A Small Voice
The Butterfly Effect with Jon Ronson
What tools do you use in your work?
What magazines / newspapers do you read regularly?
What are your favorite gadgets?
Bose wireless headphones