Romana Essop, Author at Redbrick | University of Birmingham
Romana Essop
First year, fangirl and fresh crep fanatic. Pop-punker, probably at the merch stand. Also admire alliterative phrases. English and Creative Writing.

Twitter: @romana_ae

Redbrick’s Festival Guide 2019

Summer is on its way and so are some stellar festivals. Here is a month-by-month guide to Redbrick's top festival picks of the year

Posted on 12th April 2019

Redbrick Meets: Blood Youth

Before the release of their sophomore album and start of their headline tour, Redbrick's Roman Essop spoke to Blood Youth frontman, Kaya Tarsus, to discuss the beginning of the band’s new era

Posted on 7th March 2019

UoB Retain UniSlam Title

The University of Birmingham has successfully defended their title at this year’s UniSlam poetry final

Posted on 22nd February 2019

Former Private School Pupils Adopt Mockney Accent

The former leader of London boarding school Harrow has said that private school pupils adopt mockney accents in an attempt to seem less posh as adults

Posted on 10th February 2019

Galentine’s Day

Life&Style's Romana Essop praises the growth of Galentines Day and discusses why we should appreciate our female friendships

Posted on 10th February 2019

The Inside Scoop: The Best Ice Creams for Valentine’s

Redbrick's Romana Essop provides a ranking of the best ice creams to keep you company this Valentine's

Posted on 5th February 2019

Sleeping – Is 8 Really the Magic Number?

Life&Style Writer, Romana Essop discusses whether we really do need 8 hours of sleep a night and how sleeping less often leaves us more energised

Posted on 3rd February 2019

The Standing Desk Phenomenon

Life&Style's Romana Essop discusses the new concept of a standing desk where you can choose to sit or stand whilst working to encourage an active lifestyle

Posted on 22nd January 2019

Live Review: State Champs

State Champs at Birmingham's O2 Institute was raucous, crowd-pleasing pop punk bliss, Redbrick Music Writer Romana Essop details

Posted on 28th December 2018

Free Charity Donations When you Shop Online?

Life&Style Writer Romana Essop discusses a new phenomenon where online shopping companies donate a small amount of money to charity every time you make a purchase

Posted on 23rd December 2018

Surviving Uni When You’re an Introvert

Life&Style Writer Romana Essop discusses the need for alone time at university, and stresses how it's okay to need some time out

Posted on 22nd December 2018