Dr Adrian Needs watches 'Des', about killer Dennis Nilsen.
Professor Mary Aiken watches a Netflix offering on the impact of social networking.
Kate Johnstone (Associate Editor for Culture) watches Tenet and I’m Thinking of Ending Things.
Shasta Sheyenne Stephens with ‘two books that shaped me’…
Listening to Women After Childbirth, by Alison Brodrick & Emma Williamson (Routledge; £32.99), reviewed by Dr Kate Redman.
Transcend: The New Science of Self-Actualization by Scott Barry Kaufman (TarcherPerigree; £15.99); reviewed by Craig Harper.
Madeleine Pownall with a meta-review, of sorts…
Data Feminism by Catherine D'Ignazio and Lauren F. Klein (MIT Press Open) reviewed by Abeba Birhane
Madeleine Pownall watches the miniseries Mrs. America on BBC2.
Dr Linda K. Kaye reviews 'Digital Detox: The Politics of Disconnecting' by Trine Syvertsen.
Charlotte Beames reviews 'Never Enough: The Neuroscience and Experience of Addiction' by Judith Grisel.
Wendy Lloyd watches drama film Clemency on Curzon Home Cinema.
Chrissie Fitch watches BBC dark comedy drama, I May Destroy You (2020), by Michaela Coel, creator and main protagonist of the show – this review includes spoilers!
'The Biggest Bluff: How I Learned to Pay Attention, Take Control and Master the Odds', by Maria Konnikova, reviewed by Terri Apter.
The second edition of Social Psychology and Everyday Life, by Darrin Hodgetts, Ottilie Stolte, Christopher Sonn, Neil Drew, Stuart Carr and Linda Waimarie Nikora, published by Red Globe Press/Macmillan Education, is out now. Ottilie (University of Waikato) and Darrin (Massey University Albany) reflect on aspects of the book that speak to the role of home in response to Covid-19.
Jacob Pendrey on the 'solution focused distraction' of the video game Animal Crossing.
Tanya Bhavani on isolation-themed offerings from the Scottish Mental Health and Arts Festival.
Jon Sutton listens to 'Flight of ideas', the new psychologically-inspired album from Warm Digits.
Khadj Rouf watches 'What's The Matter With Tony Slattery?', a Horizon documentary.
Case studies in forensic psychology: Clinical assessment and treatment (2019, Routledge; £26.39) by Ruth Tully and Jennifer Bamford, reviewed by Nisha Pushpararajah.
Positive Psychology: The Science of Well-Being by John M. Zelenski (Sage Publications Ltd.) reviewed by Stuart Hillston.
Surviving me (Unbound) by Jo Johnson.
How to do nothing: Resisting the attention economy (Melville House) by Jenny Odell.
Georgia Harvey watches In My Skin on BBC Three.
BBC4 The Art of Raising a Child and BBC2 A Carryin’ Stream reviewed by Dr Aspasia E. Paltoglou who is a Lecturer in Psychology at Manchester Metropolitan University.