Teenage

Film

How 'Love, Simon' Became 2018's Breakout Teen Film

The first major studio teen film with an LGBTQ lead character has attracted an intense online fandom and opened to more US theatres than 'CMBYN' and 'Moonlight' combined.
Owen Myers
4.4.18
we asked a smart person

We Asked an Expert Why We Stay Obsessed with Music From Our Teens

After a New York Times report confirmed that we solidify our music taste in adolescence, we spoke to someone who could explain why.
Daisy Jones
2.19.18
Nightlife

Gen Z Tell Us What They Think of Millennials' Party Habits

"That night out you just described to me is my IDEAL night out, however my funding for that is not always there."
Lily Carr-Gomm
9.27.17
Home Coming

Home Coming: Edinburgh

An intimate tour of one writer's home town, one emo hangout at a time.
Charlie Brinkhurst-Cuff
8.16.17
Home Coming

Home Coming: Dartford

An intimate tour of one writer's hometown, one uncomfortable memory at a time.
Hussein Kesvani
5.8.17
house parties

Remembering the British Teenage Phenomenon of 'Skins Parties'

Thanks to the E4 show, teenagers around the country had house party benchmark, which involved drugs, criminal damage and police intervention.
Hannah Ewens
1.25.17
Op-Ed

Kevin Abstract’s 'American Boyfriend' is Unlike Any Record You’ve Heard This Year

This meditation on life's formative teen years presents a rare opportunity to return to these sacred and often broken memories.
Ryan Bassil
12.13.16
Art

Teen Girl Artists Are Spotlighted in This Exhibition

"Teen Dream” will showcase the talents of awesome girls who are as young as 15.
Gabrielle Bruney
4.10.16
Stuff

'The Familiar' Would Like to Be Less Familiar Than It Actually Is

What the fuck is happening in this book?
Blake Butler
4.6.16
Stuff

How the British School System Fucks You Up

A study released yesterday suggested that the internet was affecting teenage girls' mental health – but what about the pressures we face at school, like exam stress, competitive kids and fear-mongering sex education?
Lola Fried
8.25.15
Stuff

Vendettas and Violence: The Curse of Growing Up Male in a Small British Town

Small-town vendettas and hardwired masculine aggression aren't just physically damaging – they're creating a mental health epidemic.
George Addison, Illustrations: Dan Evans
12.3.14
Art

Teenage Artist Warps Notebook Paper into 3D Drawings

Notebook paper never looked as good as when 15-year-old illustrator Joao Carvalho draws it.
Beckett Mufson
11.12.14
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