@StigAbell NOT talking about the content. Stig, which is excellent. Just appreciate you having a think about illustration. Best Samira
.@StigAbell Images matter so much Stig. FT did this to Laura Bates.She told me it was a strong interview but pic wa… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…
@StigAbell Piece is mainly about how she ought to win but is facing so much abuse & the political source of it!! Don’t just hv to show it.
@StigAbell These clever illustrations aren’t about an abstract issue. they hv cumulative impact on how women feel these issues get treated
@StigAbell Tex fab. But llustration is exactly the problem,Stig. FT did same to Laura Bates-cover photo focussed on… twitter.com/i/web/status/7…
@StigAbell Also striking that all the TLS imagery on piece is emphasising the abuse. Ever thing about this being part of the problem?
@StigAbell That’s a nonsensical conclusion.But gd piece.Susan Faludi makes the same pt about culmination of 30 yr war vs what HRC represents
Worth a listen: @brokenbottleboy on @lbc973 now debating ethics of today’s Sun Front page on 9/11 fancy dress women with @StigAbell
@StigAbell @paulholio At moments like this I find it helpful to look at Alain Delon in a raincoat instead. newwavefilm.com/images/alain-d…
RT @StigAbell: We’re off to Ireland in June. Shall we pack raincoats? Nah, the hotel probably keeps a set for guests: http://t.co/qruzPQU1L9 #meninbeige