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June 3, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Stand Up For Diversity

    Stand Up For Diversity


    Stand Up For Diversity

    Online via Zoom
    Wednesday 3 June 7.30pm (registration from 7.15pm)

    Join us for an evening of three-minute mini-talks as we continue with our series of events that puts a spotlight on diversity, with short soap-box shout-outs on why Diversity Matters.

    Hosted in partnership by Essex Cultural Diversity Project and Essex Book Festival, this event brings together people who want to champion and celebrate diversity in the arts and in our communities, and share the work they do with others.

    Come along to make new connections, promote your projects, and collectively celebrate diverse voices involved in the arts today.

    Places are limited so please book.
    Book at https://su4d-z.eventbrite.co.uk or RVSP to [email protected]
    Once you have booked, you will be sent a confirmation, followed by a Zoom link two days before the event.


    Speakers lined up for three-minute mini-talks so far include:

    • Ros Green Essex Book Festival (host and compere)
    • Close and Remote Artists Simon Poulter and Sophie Mellor
    • Daisy Lees Arts La Olam
    • Lawrence Walker Black History Month Colchester
    • Rehmat Ryatt Artist and filmmaker
    • Seema Anand Storyteller and writer
    • Yetunde Odebiyi Isedale WA

    More speakers and speaker bios coming soon!


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