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Columnist and Commissioning Editor, Observer Magazine — The Guardian, The Observer

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Fishing For Feminists?

Fishing For Feminists?
huffingtonpost.com — It could have been the perfect romcom. An ad was placed on Craigslist by a parent looking for a woman to tutor their son in feminism. The scene is set. C...

Fishing for feminists?

Fishing for feminists?
theguardian.com — It could have been the perfect romcom. An ad was placed on Craigslist by a parent looking for a woman to tutor their son in feminism. The scene is set. Casting: Mark Ruffalo as the hapless student.

Gentrify or die?

Gentrify or die?
theguardian.com — The new series of Tina Fey's Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt landed on Netflix this week, and with it landlady Lillian's dirty-nailed war against gentrification. When an abandoned building is turned into a performance space, and she realises that the graffiti she'd welcomed is not a gang's tag but instead marks to show where new fibre-optic internet is to be laid, she resolves to fight.

Posh and pregnant: five-star childbirth at the Portland

Posh and pregnant: five-star childbirth at the Portland
theguardian.com — think I grew up watching the wrong kind of films. Otherwise, why would it be a daily disappointment to wake up surprised that I do not live in a hotel? The real disappointment though, comes from the wider realisation that life isn't all hotels and champagne.

Teen girls’ friendships: sugar and spice and scars for life

Teen girls’ friendships: sugar and spice and scars for life
theguardian.com — What is worse than a classroom on a wet lunchbreak, when nobody has spoken to you since maths, and Helen's brother thinks you look like "a fat Darth Vader" and everybody's going to sit by the field after school except you. Nothing. The answer is nothing.

Beauty blurred | Eva Wiseman | Fashion | The Guardian

Beauty blurred | Eva Wiseman | Fashion | The Guardian
theguardian.com — Perfect skin is a myth. Perfect skin, the kind that glows, shining in a way that makes you think not of sweat and panic but of hundreds of years of good breeding, and three litres of water a day, comes from a series of bottles, which you will find below.

Vote Trump, get dumped. Could it really be that simple?

Vote Trump, get dumped. Could it really be that simple?
theguardian.com — John Waters says if you go home with someone and they don't have any books, don't sleep with them. The implication here is twofold. One, that your desire will have evaporated upon catching sight of a shelf heavy only with a cactus, a Two and a Half Men box set, and a miniature ceramic gnome opening his coat with the words "Say hello to my little friend" engraved by his feet.

Today’s agony aunts are savvy problem solvers

Today’s agony aunts are savvy problem solvers
theguardian.com — Before I even knew what agony was, I wanted to be an agony aunt. The intimacy and despair involved in reading a stranger's problem - it's like eavesdropping on a meaty bus chat, or being invited to skip the small talk at a dull party.

the draw of graphic eyes

the draw of graphic eyes
theguardian.com — Part of me loves these Fendi eyes because it looks like you're showing your workings. Like you've taken a marker pen to your face to make a note of where to colour in. Mainly though, I love the art of it - a big, black, audacious line, mimicking the line of the eye, shadowing the line of the brow.

What does it actually change when someone says sorry?

What does it actually change when someone says sorry?
theguardian.com — The most dangerous word in 2016 is "sorry". When Joan Bakewell last week suggested that anorexia was a sign of the "overindulgence of our society", saying: "They do not have anorexia in the camps in Syria.
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May 05, 2016

@bellamackie or one who's been single since their wife left last winter, & this morning was pressed against a 19yr old in shorts on the tube

May 04, 2016

It's only later, frozen in a dark kitchen, you realise Julia Davis tricked you into watching horror films by hiding Camping in a comedy mask

May 03, 2016

Mayor tactics: if we want to give a vote to the WEP as well as Khan, which tick goes first? I'm hearing different things.


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