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What Is the Most Iconic Image in The World? (Part II)

Unlike “is there any milk left in the fridge” and “what appalling concoction did I drink last night that resulted in this horrific headache”, the question posed in this article is not one that regularly troubles me. However a couple of weeks ago, as oppose to the regular dinner discussions of politics and current affairs […]

Sape: The sartorial joie de vivre

‘Where there’s peace, there’s sape.’ When considering how Africa is depicted in mainstream media it is rare we get a positive image fed to us, much less one of suggested emulation. The continent has become a humorous anecdote for reluctant consumption, formed by the ever relatable image of a berating mother frowning over a plate […]

What is the Most Iconic Image in the World?

An unusually enjoyable grad scheme application posed me this question the other day, and for an entire week a few minutes I was pretty stumped. A reel of images kept sporadically flashing through my head: Audrey rocking the cigarette holder, the eiffel tower, the McDonalds’ logo, Marilyn straddling a grate, road signs, a young girl feeling […]