Boris’ Verdict on Couture

The couture week has just come to an end and after days and days of sequin diarrhea I finally came up with a diagnosis regarding the fashion industry’s Holy Grail. As my mission was to report this couture week, I started wondering about the whole concept and mythology around it. First, let’s face it: couture...

Queer Realities

From Lara Croft cyberbimbos to the static growth of female employees, technology has long been held captive by a testosterone-fuelled industry. Virtual realms and digital landscapes ubiquitously glorify misogyny, capitalising on gender stereotypes and nourishing the male machismo. Technology may be thrusting us into the future, but its banal representation of gender identity in the...