Is The Martini Comeback Another Symbol of Quiet Luxury?
Happy Friday! This week we’ve been thinking about the resurgence of the Martini and how it intersects with culture’s obsession with “quiet luxury.” Elsewhere, we’re talking angst, and the art of Elena Garrigola, so dive in with us!
Fetishisation, Fallacies and Unattainable Fantasies: The World Is Failing Female Addicts (Opens in a new window)
Anna Wolfe writes about the assumptions and stereotypes often applied to female addicts.
Anesu Hwenga explores the portrayal of angst in media about teen girls, from 10 Things I Hate About You to Daria.
We speak to Sam Moore and Donna Marcus Duke tell us about their new anthology which spotlights trans writers.
For this month’s Art Rookie column, Zara Aftab explores Kristeva, abjection, and Elena Garrigola.
And finally, Madison Jamar writes on the return of the Martini and what it tells us about how we luxuriate now.
See ya next week!
The Polyester Team <3