We spoke to poet Jamal Mehmood about poetry, nostalgia, Nina Simone and his upcoming documentary series on South Asian grandfathers and their experiences immigrating to the UK.
Welcome to What Are You Reading?? where every month we’ll dedicate three flash reviews from you to writers of colour and their work.
We chatted with one of our IRL idols about writing what it means to be a Muslim women in the world right now, epic garage tunes, and defying stereotypes.
On Thursday 27th July, together with Shabaka Hutchings, we will curate an evening of conversation, live performance and collective listening of Shabaka’s work, old and new.
We collaborated with Platform, Voices that Shake! & Virtual Migrants to tell stories of PoC resistance from around the world.
Would an immigrant by any other name make it as far in Trump’s America? Four women of colour explore the politics of their names.
May’s alliance with the right-wing DUP signals her readiness to barter away the rights of minorities. As LGBT+ we need to remind ourselves, to be complacent during these times is to take our rights for granted.
As a diasporic Zimbabwean, sharing videos on Facebook and subscribing to Ammara’s YouTube channel is the only form of nation-building I might ever know…
On the right to the countryside and how the focus on people of colour living in cities often means that those living in rural areas don’t get the support that they need and have their experiences overlooked…
Twitter is like great sex with an ex, except she yells the N-Word just as she orgasms and ruins everything
Why Latinx is the gender inclusive term that we need…
Alyea Canada explains how a feminist press differs from a regular publishing house and what it means to be an independent outlet that is focused on centering the voices of women of colour while sustaining an expansive definition of womxnhood.