Authors Posts by Ben Ray

Ben Ray


Ray’s Chapter & Worse: HT 0th week

Ben Ray looks at poetry, filth, and being hit in the face with a racket

Ray’s Chapter & Worse: -1st Week

Cherwell Blogs brings you the first edition of Ben Ray's 'veritable breeding ground for all things poetic'

Taking a journey with ‘Dart’

Ben Ray is swept away by the performance of this epic poem

Review: Playhouse Creatures

Ben Ray should get it, but basically doesn't - shame on him.

Sharing Poetry Pie with Roger McGough

Ben Ray talks to Roger McGough about children’s poetry and the importance of the everyday in life

Electronic vs. Paper – A Real Page Turner

Ben Ray on the great debate


Union Standing Committee vote to continue with Bannon event

Officials voted narrowly to not cancel the event, despite pressure from student groups

Oxford Dictionaries announce Word of the Year 2018

Runners-up included 'big dick energy', 'incel', and 'gammon'

Normal People Review – ‘a novel that speaks to the current climate’

Jenny Scoones discusses the portrayal of masculinity and friendship in Sally Rooney's second novel

Labour councillor suspended for anti-semitism to rejoin party

Lloyd-Shogbesan was suspended from the Labour council after he shared "inappropriate and offensive" posts

Oxford Union officers revolt against Steve Bannon invite

Union secretary Nick Brown has called an emergency meeting of Standing Committee – the society’s governing body – to vote on cancelling the event on Friday