Are Our Grandparents Taking Over the Internet?

Over the last five years, there has been a rise of what's being called 'senior influencers', basically people who are 60+ gaining a lot of traction on social media and beyond. In the first episode of the new series, Fraser and Natalia talk about why this might be, the type of content they are creating and why we are all happy to follow them. 


WHAT WE'VE BEEN ENJOYING


TV AND FILM


-Fleabag on BBC iPlayer


-The Good Girls (Las Niñas Bien) on Mubi


-Blackkklansman on Netflix


-Short film and article: Jessica Mendez Siqueiros’s Pozole: https://wepresent.wetransfer.com/story/pozole-jessica-mendez-siqueiros/


BOOKS


-Exciting Times by Naoise Dolan


-Brit(ish) by Afua Hirsh


-The Western Wind by Samantha Harvey


-Lodestars Anthology: Mexico


MUSIC


-Taylor Swift - Folklore


-The Naked and Famous - Recover


ARTICLES AND PODCASTS


- Hannah Mylrea’s feature of Haim for NME. https://www.nme.com/big-reads/haim-cover-interview-2020-women-in-music-pt-iii-2704642 made me want to listen to the album over and over again.


-Every Proper Noun on Taylor Swift’s Folklore, Charted By HEATHER SCHWEDEL https://slate.com/culture/2020/07/taylor-swift-folklore-album-lyrics-charted-explained.html?mc_cid=d8c68021ac&mc_eid=fa8d57f6af


-The Unpaid Labour of Female Founders by Sharmadean Reid https://medium.com/@sharmadeanreid/the-unpaid-labour-of-female-founders-2a101efad24e


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