With our first event, 'Generation Expat', we endeavoured to highlight and connect inter-generationally the experience of black theatre in Britain, by mediating a conversation between black/dual heritage artists in the industry. In todays episode we speak with Sharon D Clarke, Gloria Onitiri and Cedric Neal about the progression of blackness in the arts, the mis-education … Continue reading EP.1: GENERATION EXPAT – (Black Theatre Talks)
Generation Expat: Black Theatre Talks. ThePalaceOfTheDogs Presents its first panel event celebrating and debating the Black Theatre Experience. Guests Include Sharon D Clarke, Cedric Neal, Gloria Onitiri, Brenda Edwards, Ibinabo Jack, Dex Lee, Idris Kargbo and Maisey Bawden. Hosted by Vanessa Fisher. @Urdang Academy on the 30th of September 1:30-4 AND ITS FREE!!! Tickets are … Continue reading EVENT: GENERATION EXPAT – Black Theatre Talk.
With summer ending turn some autumn leaves with Yoko Tawada - Review by @Panoptistry.
MY MOONCUP MISSION One of the things I dreaded the most happened to me whilst I was on holiday; my tampon ripped in half meaning the top half of my tampon was stuck. I was freaking out, what am I going to do?! Am I going to die?! (Not being dramatic here; Toxic Shock Syndrome … Continue reading MY MOONCUP MISSION by Gleanne Brown
Emma Glass’ debut novel ‘Peach’ is possibly one of the strangest books I have ever read. Strange in the sense that it is unimpeachably and consummately unique. Unique, because it takes, what is truly, a horrific event and narrates it in a style that is disturbingly and inescapably moreish. Needless to say, there is a … Continue reading BOOKSLAM: Peach by Emma Glass
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I was recently invited to a Modern Indian Vegan Supper Club with Chef Saurav Nath, formerly at Michelin –starred Bennares & Gymkhana, in South Kensington, for a seven course dinner delight, hosted by Humayun Hussain, who has twice made appearances alongside super-chef Gordon Ramsay. The menu was an imaginative combination of flavours, with Indian roots, … Continue reading FATA X VEGAN SUPPER CLUB
Jesmyn Ward will forever be one of my favourite authors. Her writing is simply like no other. Gritty, bleak, palpable, physical, and fertile all at once. In her novels, the American South is brilliantly brought to life; a great big centrifugal force that demands acute attention and which takes undeniable inspiration from the strange … Continue reading BOOKSLAM: Sing, Unburied, Sing By Jesmyn Ward
"Is chatting shit a way of life these days?" - Posted December 23rd, 2011 "2017...... it’s been real! So many memories made and lessons learned and I want to thank those who have been apart of it! The biggest loss I had this year was loosing my dad but I know your resting … Continue reading POSTCODE PICS: E13 (UPTON PARK) – Samuel Nicholas