Decolonising The Creative Space: Chapter 4
The 4th and final part of this series. Intersectionality, the 5 'R's & concluding thoughts.
July 29, 2020
Decolonising The Creative Space: Chapter 3
Kamla & Laila discuss their own experiences with arts-related projects. Topics include; Unlearning, decision-making processes, the 'right' voice, micro and macro biases and thinking from the margin. The 4th and final part of this conversation will be published Friday 31st July 9.00 am UK time.
July 23, 2020
Coming Soon: Decolonising The Creative Space
Trailer for Episode 3 (of 4) of Decolonising The Creative Space, with Kamla Jo Braithwaite & Dr Laila Kadiwal.
July 22, 2020
Polina Shepherd: 5 Choirs, 150 Voices, Russian & Yiddish songs & Cultural Activism
Brighton based musician, composer and cultural activist Polina Shepherd on her exciting collaborative project with Lorin Sklamberg and choirs based in the UK and USA. 150 Voices CD/Download Polina Shepherd Website More about the 150 Voices Project YIVO Institute for Jewish Research
July 16, 2020
Decolonising The Creative Space: Chapter 2
Part 2: Kamla Jo Braithwaite & Dr Laila Kadiwal from Trinidad and Tobago and India, discussing their own experiences of working in creative spaces. Chapter 2 includes; Problematic terminologies 'the other', who can tell a story? Black Lives Matter and the creative spaces in Trinidad and Tobago.
July 13, 2020
Decolonising The Creative Space: Chapter 1
Part 1: Kamla Jo Braithwaite & Dr Laila Kadiwal from Trinidad and Tobago and India, discussing their own experiences of working in creative spaces. Chapter 1 includes, Setting the context; what do we mean by decolonising the creative space and why do we need it? How did we get here? Links to some of the discussions in this chapter: Jane Austen & Edward Said https://www.jstor.org/stable/1344068 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Styles_and_themes_of_Jane_Austen#Role_of_colonialism https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orientalism_(book) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Culture_and_Imperialism https://blacklivesmatter.com/ https://blacklivesmatter.com/our-co-founders/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Birth_of_a_Nation
July 13, 2020
Best Foot Music: Pilot Episode: Influences and Beginnings
This episode is about how we started Best Foot Music. It features the music of Anna Lazareva. You can find the full recording session with Anna here: https://bestfootmusic.bandcamp.com/album/anna-lazareva Record labels and musicians mentioned in this episode https://www.babazula.com/ https://open.spotify.com/artist/39zIRxvWFOGGH4hxGqRkLy?si=JA74JRZrT029x-T8sOELeA Double Moon Records https://www.challengerecords.com/catalogue/7/
July 08, 2020