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Sister Outsider by Audre Lorde – an activist’s guide to compassion

In the swiftly evolving landscape of the 21st century, Sister Outsider by Audre Lorde should be essential reading for everybody. It should be thrust into our hands in classrooms and recited in chapels and discussed among friends at house parties. To finish this book and not walk away a more compassionate, wise and open-minded person,… Continue reading Sister Outsider by Audre Lorde – an activist’s guide to compassion

Reusable Bags VS The Patriarchy

It is an undeniable truth that in Britain today the idea of living more sustainably has become enlaced with a poisonous gender stereotype – being eco-friendly is for girls. There are countless social studies (you can give them a Google if you don’t believe me,) showing that people of all genders in Western populations associate… Continue reading Reusable Bags VS The Patriarchy

Megaphone Presentation (02/03/2021)

On 2nd March 2021 Girl Up Norwich was commissioned to give a talk to the members of the Young Norfolk Arts Trust’s ‘Megaphone’ group. The Megaphone group consists of young people aged between 16-25 who are enthusiastic about learning how to amplify their voices and gain new skills in creative activism. Young Norfolk Arts Trust… Continue reading Megaphone Presentation (02/03/2021)

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