The writer and cultural critic known for brilliant works including Bad Feminist joins us for an unforgettable evening of conversation.
One of the leading feminist voices of our time, Roxane Gay is here for one night only, in conversation with writer and broadcaster Afua Hirsch, exploring everything from politics and patriarchy to Beyoncé and reality television. This will be an unforgettable evening of conversation, and celebration of her work that has garnered acclaim across the world for its honesty and ferocity.
Roxane’s work is internationally acclaimed for its reflective, no-holds-barred exploration of feminism and social criticism. With a deft eye on modern culture, she brilliantly critiques its ebb and flow with both wit and ferocity. Her collection of essays, Bad Feminist, is universally considered the quintessential exploration of modern feminism. Her other books include Ayiti, An Untamed State, the bestselling Difficult Women and New York Times bestselling Hunger. She is also the author of World of Wakanda for Marvel, and has a popular newsletter, The Audacity as well as an award-winning podcast, The Roxane Gay Agenda.
Chair Afua Hirsch is an award-winning writer, journalist and broadcaster. A columnist for the Guardian, Afua appears regularly on the BBC, Sky News and CNN, and is the author of the acclaimed Brit(ish): On Race, Identity and Belonging.
This event will be BSL Interpreted by Omoyele Davey and Rebekah Spencer for Performance Interpreting, and Captioned by My Clear Text.
Part of WOW - Women of the World Festival.