Hypocrisy, fake solidarity and glass ceilings: My perspective working at the William Morris Gallery

“Representation Matters” and “Black Lives Matter” are two phrases that have been commonly used by many cultural institutions in the United Kingdom to pledge their allegiance to change. In a time when they are under pressure to be accountable for representing diverse programming, audiences and staff teams, I write this open letter to stipulate that

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Maybe it’s time…

Before I start, let me just say one thing: Failure hurts. I’m sitting here and as I write this, I’m trying to put together the reasons why this hurts so much, and it’s hard to find an answer. The only real explanation I have is obviously, one that comes from a film reference. Obviously. This

We Are Parable x Lexi Film School

As part of the Lexi Film School, I was asked to introduce a film that has inspired me. There was really only ever one choice – Spike Lee’s Masterpiece – Do The Right Thing. “It’s not even safe in our fuckin neighbourhood!” “It never was.” These words ring out to me now as clearly as