Revolutionary Makers: Watch highlights from last month’s Women of the World Festival in Hull here, where our mass craftivist installation – designed to create conversations and actions around gender equality – launched as part of Hull City of Culture. See me talking about it on video here and listen to an interview with me as part of the Radio 4 Woman’s Hour panel live in Hull during the event here. I also talked about this project at 38 Degrees Live, Lewes after the event and now, by request, I will be running a Craftivism starter workshop in Lewes, UK on Saturday 22 April, more info here. More on craftivism in the UK here.
I Associate Research Fellow at Birkbeck Centre for Contemporary Theatre, University of London for the next three years. I am working on a new book/ performance, watch this space for details of occasional readings / performances coming up in early summer as part of its development.
Portraits of Dreamers (brush-pen portraits ) direct commissions continue to be available here.
A selection of my sculptural work toured the UK /Scotland recently as part Tall Tales touring. Details here. Listen here on Soundcloud to my performance recital of ‘Mother Tongue’ (at the premiere of Tall Tales) – a newly written work inspired by one of my sculptures on show and the life events behind it.
Read my Library Shelf online hosted by art and writing publishers Akerman Daly, connected to the Tall Tales tour.
Archived speaking events /podcasts / other :
In conversation with Philosopher Sacha Golob (Kings College) as part of a series of Visual Arts and Philosophy Salons at Fernandez and Wells, Somerset House, London. Podcast here
In conversation at the Stuart Hall Library at INIVA with Dr Christine Checinska -Shaw. Listen here. (scroll to bottom for file)
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