Read Lockdown Diaries

Lockdown Diaries

Young people from across Bristol share their daily lives

Read Introducing Eleanor Hurley

Introducing Eleanor Hurley

A Bristol-based writer exploring women’s emotional growth

Read My Black Experience: an animated poem

My Black Experience: an animated poem

'I’ve used poetry and art to help heal some of the trauma I’ve been facing during this time.'

Read The Weekend the Stars Grew Brighter

The Weekend the Stars Grew Brighter

The start of a complicated relationship with Chloe's invisible disability

Read ‘Erased’ & the Importance of Retelling Invisible Stories

‘Erased’ & the Importance of Retelling Invisible Stories

Watch Warefta’s tour of Bristol

Read Everyone’s happy to chat about self-care and mindfulness, no-one wants to talk about medication

Everyone’s happy to chat about self-care and mindfulness, no-one wants to talk about medication

The movies you should be watching if you’re a horror newbie

Read (I went to Morocco as a Moroccan I left reminded I was not)

(I went to Morocco as a Moroccan I left reminded I was not)

A poem about displacement

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Why are antidepressants still taboo in millennial mental health?

While everyone's happy to chat about self-care and mindfulness, no-one wants to talk about medication
Social Issues / / Sarah Nabi

The Weekend the Stars Grew Brighter

Chloe reflects on a beautiful evening which was the start of a complicated relationship with her invisible disability

Introducing Eleanor Hurley: a Bristol-based writer exploring women's emotional growth

Aggie chats to ascendant auteur Eleanor about creative community, collaboration and her career Eleanor Hurley is a talented Bristol-based writer...
Arts/Culture / Bristol / / Aggie Andrews

Rife says: Black Lives Matter

A refreshing recap of the Black Lives Matter protest in Bristol

Keziah and Qezz ask the young people of Bristol what they thought of the city's protest

Black Lives Matter

Lucy explores her thoughts on the Black Lives Matter movement and addresses some false and damaging statements.  What are your...

To my fellow East Asians: don’t be complicit in racism

Mia interrogates being part of the 'model minority' and how she relates to the Black Lives Matter movement
Social Issues / / Mia Cheng

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How To Break 'White Silence'

Josie, a white person, wants to have a difficult conversation with other white people about racism.  Hello white people, here...
Social Issues / / Josie Thum

Speaking with Colour

A podcast exploring the relationship between language and cultural identity Produced and narrated by Keziah Wenham-Kenyon.

Latest videos

Lockdown Diaries: made by Rife Magazine and the people of Bristol

Young people from across Bristol share their daily lives and reflections on life during lockdown in this short film.
Bristol / Film / / Keziah Wenham-Kenyon

‘Erased’ & the Importance of Retelling Invisible Stories

Warefta's tour of Bristol remembers an forgotten and often ignored history of slave trading Last Spring, as part of the...

Watch Limbo: a short film about disappointment, displacement and meeting death

Amy and Elsie reflect on making their first film as part of a crew
Bristol / Film / / Rife Editor

Latest articles

My Black Experience: an animated poem

Through poetry and illustration, Lucy explores some of her experiences being Black.
Art / Bristol / / Lucy Turner

A short history of statue toppling

News of Colston's statue being pulled down spread all over the world - but its nothing new
History / Social Issues / / Rosie McCabe

'For creatives, lockdown’s been a blessing in disguise': HGZ on music, mental health and the future of nightlife culture

Nyse speaks to Bath-based producer HGZ about telling stories through his music 
Music / / Nyse Vicente