Jenny McCartney

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Full name: Jenny McCartney

Areas of interest: Society, contemporary issues and social values; Cinema

Journals/Organisation: The Sunday Telegraph

Email: jenny.mccartney@telegraph.co.uk

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Website: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/comment/columnists/jennymccartney

Blog: http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/author/jennymccartney

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Education: Keble College, Oxford: English Literature

Career: Has written for the Sunday Telegraph since 2000: apart from her weekly column also writes cinema reviews/interviews

Current position/role: Columnist and Film Critic

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Remit/Info: Society, contemporary issues and social values - "Writing on a wide range of issues, Jenny McCartney offers hard-hitting analysis of social and political concerns and a witty deconstruction of modern celebrity culture."

Section: Features / Comment

Role: Columnist

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Website: Telegraph.co / Jenny McCartney

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Day published: Sunday

Regularity: Weekly

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Average length: 850 words

Articles: 2017

  • Why race has no place when a child needs a home - Once again, race has proved a bar to adoption in the UK. This time, Sandeep and Reena Mander, a British-born Sikh couple living in Berkshire, have reportedly been told that by their local adoption agency that they need not apply, because only white children are available. - 28th June
  • Terrified of germs? You need to get a grip - We all know – thanks to the drip-drip of those sonorous advertisements for disinfectant – that germs can multiply madly, carrying all manner of health hazards. - 31st January

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