I am a PhD candidate at the University of Bristol examining representations of British identity in media reporting on conflict. I examine the way identities are sculpted around external threats, paying special attention to gendered-Orientalist tropes.

Member of the SPAIS Gender Research Centre, the Global Insecurities Centre and the Bristol Festival of Ideas advisory board.

Perpetual organiser of gender-related events.



Areas of Expertise

Discourse, Gender, International politics, Masculinities, Media, Security studies, State identity, Technology

An idea worth spreading

Intersectional feminism.

I’m passionate about

Smashing the patriarchy.

I am a…

Educator/Teacher, Student


University of Bristol

Talk to me about

Gender/media/security, films, dogs or food.

People don’t know I’m good at

Welding, cooking and a bit of HTML coding.

My TED story

I am a team member of TEDxUniversityofBristol 2016.