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Interviews

 
Lolly Adefope meets Munroe Bergdorf: ‘Cancel culture has been around for ever, we just haven’t called it that’ - Guardian 

I May Destroy You’s Weruche Opia on Black joy, struggle, and triumph on TV - Dazed 

Mel B is taking the fall for women in abusive relationships - gal-dem

Arinzé Kene: ‘I was an involuntary whistleblower’ - Time Out London 

Jade Anouka talks her star turn as a queen witch in HBO’s fantasy His Dark Materials - gal-dem

Laura Mvula Is Making A Comeback On Her Terms - Bustle



Essays and opinion


One year on from the Black Lives Matter movement, where are we now?  - Vogue 

What I Learnt About Loc'ing & Accepting My Natural Hair During Lockdown - Bustle 

My Chemical Romance have returned and my inner alt-black-girl heart is singing - gal-dem

I barely recognise myself: how lockdown stopped my performance for the patriarchy - gal-dem

I'm a Black journalist in the UK. That simple fact still makes me unusual - Guardian 

Learning to love my hair has been a radical acto of self-love - Indie Magazine 



Reviews


Beyonce’s Black Is King is an ode to Black people and the diaspora in all its glory - The Independent 

J’Ouvert play captures the bliss of carnival through the eyes of young British Caribbean women - gal-dem



Features

In Praise Of....Being Totally Awkward - ELLE

Why the commodifcation of self-care might actually be a good thing - Dazed Beauty 



Creative Writing 


‘Safe’ - (Play) Tools For Change 








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