Kat Smith, Author at Redbrick | University of Birmingham
Kat Smith
Current Deputy Editor, confused philosophy student and pitta enthusiast

Twitter: @katlouiise

A Student’s Guide to Brighton

Deputy Editor Kat Smith shares a student guide to Brighton

Posted on 21st September 2018

Bake Off: A Shaky Take Off with a Safe Landing

Deputy Editor Kat Smith questions whether the eighth series of The Great British Bake Off still has the key ingredients to be a success

Posted on 20th September 2018

It’s Time to Educate Young People on Class

We need better education to burst the class bubble many young people live in, argues Deputy Editor Kat Smith

Posted on 14th September 2018

How to Cope With Long-Distance Friendships

Deputy Editor Kat Smith considers the challenges of long-distance friendships and what the best techniques are to keep these friendships strong

Posted on 29th August 2018

Glitter Stretch Marks: A Little Win for Body Positivity

Deputy Editor Kat Smith discusses the new positive movement of accessorising stretch marks with glitter and how society is finally beginning to celebrate the natural imperfections of our bodies

Posted on 26th August 2018

Festival Review: Boardmasters

A rainy weekend did not derail the successful mix of quirky smaller stages with big headliners at Boardmasters, writes Deputy Editor Kat Smith

Posted on 24th August 2018

Are Football Fans Deserving of a ‘Hooligan’ Reputation?

Kat Smith and Natalia Carter discuss whether England's 2018 World Cup successes have enabled fans to celebrate together, or simply turn into hooligans.

Posted on 27th July 2018

Love Island: Charlie Brooker’s Vision?

Deputy Editor Kat Smith examines the similarities between the Love Island phenomenon sweeping the nation and Charlie Brooker's Black Mirror

Posted on 26th July 2018

Review: The Sinner

Deputy Editor Kat Smith reflects on the interesting 'whydunnit' of murder mystery The Sinner

Posted on 25th July 2018

Album Review: Years & Years- Palo Santo

Kat Smith discusses why Palo Santo, the long-awaited sophomore album from Years & Years, deserves five stars

Posted on 19th July 2018

Single Review: Tom Odell – If You Wanna Love Somebody

Deputy Editor Kat Smith is left underwhelmed by Tom Odell's newest single 'If You Wanna Love Somebody'

Posted on 11th July 2018

The Upskirting Bill – Why Have We Had To Wait So Long?

Deputy Editor Kat Smith asks why it has taken so long for upskirting to be criminalised, and explains why it is unlikely to be a perfect solution

Posted on 10th July 2018