MATILDA WNEK finds a Lear with flashes of brilliance that is ultimately unable to weather the storm.
Jesus, SPS Quite how Matilda reconciles her carefully cultivated contemptus mundi with a senior role at an online newspaper is a question only she can answer. Her fresher life until she encountered The Tab was punctuated by poetry readings and competitive debating, neither of which was organised through the Facebook account that she definitely does not have. Known for filling her room with fairy lights and making a show of using her typewriter, her life has been described by one cynic as "a journey of realisation that things don't happen like they do in novels." She writes about culture, sex and the Big Society.
MATILDA WNEK counts the ways in which the poetry anthologies being sold to misguided lovers are perfectly antithetical to romance. Let her steer you back on course with a few helpful suggestions of poems to stick in your lover’s pigeon-hole on Monday
MATILDA WNEK: ‘Student theatre’ is dogged with associations of pretension, vacuity, talentless posing and dull or overambitious interpretations of classic texts, much more fiercely than unprofessional versions of other art forms.
Forget the hail, it’s raining culture this week, hallelujah!
All aboard the culture train for another week of (worthwhile) procrastination!
JOHNNIE WYVERN explains his Four Step plan to Tripos success.
Meet the new Easter Term Tab Team.
The Cambridge Union’s Easter 2014 termcard features politicians, celebrities and two ex Doctor Who actors.
Ukrainian and Russian ambassadors go head to head at the Union.
Clare May Ball are shaking up their musical ents and unveil the line up for the new “HMCMB Introducing Stage”.
Being objectified sounds like fun, so why does Zac Efron look so uncomfortable all the time?
With Easter upon us, JOE GOODMAN talks to farmer’s daughter EMMA SMITH about where our eggs come from
Cambridge Women’s Blues Basketball complete a hugely successful season by winning the Conference Cup.
Couldn’t make it to Varsity? Don’t worry, the Tab’s own snappers were there to capture all the action. Here is our pick of the best photos.
From executive producer Michael Bay, a brand new sketch show-cum-musical by Footlights regulars, coming soon to a Corpus Playroom near you.
Already bored of the holidays? OLIVER TAYLOR has turned the entire Cambridge experience into a video game…