Paulina Zurawska

Paulina Zurawska graduated from University of Stirling in 2020 with distinction. Her dissertation ‘Alice in Chaosmosis: Ahuman Becomings and Ecosophical Spectatorship in post-2010 Feminist Horror’ won the Research Based Learning Prize for best Film & Media or Journalism dissertation, the Thomas Alexander Dunn Prize for best Undergraduate in Film & Media or Journalism, and was shortlisted for the Dee Amy-Chinn Award in feminist scholarship. She is currently preparing to undertake a MLitt Film Studies at the University of St Andrews and is interested in pursuing her research interests in film-philosophy in intersection with neuroscience, and manifestations of non-Oedipal consciousness and material feminism in transnational screen culture at PhD level in the future. Opportunities welcome at



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However, to turn our MAI dream into reality, we also relied on assistance from high-quality experts in web design, development and photography. Here we’d like to acknowledge their hard work and commitment to the feminist cause. Our feminist ‘thank you’ goes to:

Dots+Circles – a digital agency determined to make a difference, who’ve designed and built our MAI website. Their continuous support became a digital catalyst to our idealistic project.
Guy Martin – an award-winning and widely published British photographer who’s kindly agreed to share his images with our readers

Chandler Jernigan – a talented young American photographer whose portraits hugely enriched the visuals of MAI website
Matt Gillespie – a gifted professional British photographer who with no hesitation gave us permission to use some of his work
Julia Carbonell – an emerging Spanish photographer whose sharp outlook at contemporary women grasped our feminist attention
Ana Pedreira – a self-taught Portuguese photographer whose imagery from women protests beams with feminist aura
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