Emma Garland

Associate Editor, VICE UK

TV

Depictions of Mental Health On TV Have a Class Problem

While shows like 'Fleabag' successfully reckon with the psychological and existential crises facing young people today, they fail to acknowledge the financial one.
Emma Garland
3.27.19
Gender

Just a Few of the Lies Women Have Been Sold

From: you read too much into everything, to: you're definitely getting abducted at some point.
Emma Garland
Lauren O'Neill
Hannah Ewens
Daisy Jones
3.25.19
mental health

How Do You Know When to Quit Therapy?

When I imagined finishing therapy it was always with a sense of capability and optimism, but what I got instead was the overwhelming feeling that I was giving up.
Emma Garland
3.18.19
International Women's Day 2019

The Concept of Women 'Having It All' Has Never Been Realistic, But Now It's Extinct

As a literal statement it's never held water, but it ultimately boils down to the option to have both a career and children. Now, late capitalism has rendered that near-impossible.
Emma Garland
3.10.19
Save Yourselves

Global Warming Behaviour: a Checklist

Just a fun (and not existentially alarming) list!
Lauren O'Neill
Emma Garland
2.28.19
Stop It

Brands Faking Sentience Are Tweeting Me to Death

"Big mood" will be the end of us all.
Emma Garland
2.7.19
self-help

How to Be a Functioning Person Again This January

Potential solutions for post-Christmas ennui that don't involve excessive movement or giving something up.
Emma Garland
1.4.19
Christmas Behaviour

Christmas Behaviour: a Timeline

Ever spat on an elf?
Emma Garland
12.14.18
Instagram

Instagram's New 'Close Friends' Feature Could Be the End of Thirst Traps

A VICE writers round table on: If we're only sharing Instagram stories with our mates, how are we going to get laid?
Hannah Ewens
Lauren O'Neill
Joel Golby
Daisy Jones
Emma Garland
12.11.18

A Guide to Responding to Nudes, for Straight Men

Because you need it.
Emma Garland
11.2.18
The Power and Privilege Issue

Tracing the Tactics of 21st-Century Youth Protest

Using nonviolence, humor, and pop culture savviness, a group of Serbian university students sparked a revolution and provided a blueprint for global youth movements.
Emma Garland
10.16.18
TV

Animation Handles Big Feelings Better Than Live Action

'BoJack Horseman' is one of many cartoons that capture something deeply realistic about depression precisely because their environments are not.
Emma Garland
9.28.18
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