5 Queer PoC Filmmakers Reinventing Film

The black cinematic experience is changing and not just by the hands of straight poc but also queer poc. The reinvention of black films in the last ten years has reached new levels of success, dominating the box office earning millions worldwide, gaining critical acclaim and winning prestigious awards in the top categories for film. With 2019 around […]

The Swedish Black Queer Movement

Black queer people have throughout history, and still, today, stood on the barricades for both the black and the queer struggle. We scream at the top of our lungs for black people, other people of colour and our non-black queer siblings – but who screams for us? Often we are left to fend for ourselves […]

An Interview with Speech Debelle

Speech Debelle first came onto the scene in 2009 with her first album, Speech Therapy which won the prestigious Mercury music prize. Speech Therapy was followed up by Freedom of Speech in 2012, fast forward five years and Speech is back with her third album, Tantil Before I Breathe. We caught up with her to talk […]

This Week

I spend my life running from an amalgamation of truths, poverty, race, queerness, Islamaphobia and gender. It is an epic race, running and running. I have been running faster and faster the older I get, sweat running down my aging body as I jump over more and more hurdles – housing–running–health- running-education- running-work-running. This week […]

Coming Out In Camberwell

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