Magda Knight

Author, co-founder of UK feminist alternative lifestyle website Mookychick.co.uk

Magda Knight is the co-founder and editor of Mookychick.co.uk, an alternative UK feminist website with a thriving online and offline community which has been running since 2005 and is more than the sum of its parts. She’s also a speculative fiction and YA author, and her words can be found on magdaknight.com. She’s a feminist, and many of the things she writes tend to have a bit of feminism in them. When she grows up she would like to be a sword or a bear.
Millennial Magic - Why The Generation Everyone Hates Is The One We Really

Millennial Magic - Why The Generation Everyone Hates Is The One We Really Need

Maybe you think millennials are 'snowflakes'? It takes strength to say it's not okay. Their admirable honesty and courageous exploration of mental health and countless interconnecting social issues is a vital antidote to the greed and the brittle facades of the eighties. They place their faith in the power of their voice, not in the size of the padded power-shoulders on their suits.
06/09/2017 17:24 BST
How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love Solo

How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love Solo Karaoke

I love the camaraderie of it all, but also I just kind of like to sing. It's frowned on if you do it in the street, it can feel self-conscious if you do it in film-approved areas like the shower. It's great when friends like a bit of a sing too, but it's not as common as it could be and certainly not up there in popular shared pastimes like a boxset marathon or two pints and a packet of crisps.
30/09/2016 11:08 BST
E3, Women and Video

E3, Women and Video Games

My compunction to play video games has grown even as have (and I admit this is an inelegant way of introducing my gender) my boobies. And I'm not alone in this.
13/06/2013 13:47 BST