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


Voluntourism: how a booming industry has real world consequences

Combining volunteering with tourism often harms rather than helps disadvantaged communities

Follow the Money: How football puts finance over fans

In light of Bolton Wanderer's narrow escape from administration, we need to confront how money dominates our nation's favourite sport.

Aung San Suu Kyi’s honorary degree should be revoked

If the degree was awarded to honour human rights, can it not be revoked to honour human rights?

The government is wrong to dismiss abortion clinic buffer zones

Protests outside abortion clinics are a form of harassment which undermine the free choices of women

Tolkien fans visit Oxford to celebrate author

The four-day event will include a Hobbit bake-off