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See my resume and online handles below:

I use my Instagram account as a platform to share fashion, culture and faith content.

My Instagram account has 1.8K Followers.

I also post interviews and updates on my freelance journey there.

My name is Cheyenne Darko, I am 22 years old and a freelance journalist.

I discovered my passion for writing during my first internship with Lloyds Banking Group and from there decided to start Pepper and get involved with different platforms that champion the topics I am passionate about. My writing niches include: faith, fashion and culture.

FINANCIAL TIMES

I don’t just write about fashion, I make fashion.

expertise

My skillset includes feature writing, interviewing, UK media law, fact-checking, social media, SEO and video editing (basic).

A video project I created in mid-December 2021 on Joy Labinjo’s ‘5 more minutes’

qualifications:

MA Newspaper Journalism @ City, University of London (grade pending)

BA Politics & International Studies @ University of Warwick (1st class graduate with 82% dissertation)

MY BA DISSERTATION PROJECT IS TITLED:

To what extent, if any, is fashion a political tool?

Addressing the following questions:

A) Is fashion a valid form of political participation?

B) How much weight do personal fashion choices hold over one’s activist efforts?