Lara Medlam

Arts Editor (2016/17)
Deputy Food & Drink Editor (2015/16)

Lara has written 23 articles for Nouse

Drawing the Best out of Things

Lara Medlam talks to illustrator Izzy Johns about pens, paper, imagination and the challenges faced by fledgling artists

A One-Woman Review Mission

Eliza Hunton on her experience of solo Edinburgh fringe shows as a solo reviewer

P-P-P-Pick up a Penguin

Lara Medlam considers Penguin’s rich design history and wonders if sometimes it’s worth judging a book by its cover

Tradition Goes Pop

Lara Medlam revels in the electric style and vivid colours of Japanese psych-pop artist Tadanori Yokoo

Resolution of Sound

Lara Medlam speaks to Samra Mayana – one of the organisers behind an innovative evening that fuses music, poetry and art

Review: Lear

Lear: a vibrant reinvention or just another production of Shakespeare’s classic? Lara Medlam reviews

Review: Dinner

Drama’s Soc’s Dinner is more a snack than a full-on feast. Lara Medlam reviews

Cast a Spell on You

Podcasts may be out of sight but they’re not out of mind – Lara Medlam considers their inconspicuous rise

Review: The Homecoming

Lara Medlam is left a little flat after Drama Soc’s ambitious grapple with Pinter

Art Grows on You

Lara Medlam talks to artist Mellissa Fisher about her experimental choice of medium: ‘bacteria’

Affairs of the Heart

Lara Medlam examines the elusive origins of love’s greatest symbol

There’s More than Meets the Ear

Lara Medlam highlights the innovative but overlooked spirit of album cover design