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- Writing Nature: From a Female POV—How it could save the world Panel DiscussionHow do female writers portray nature in works of fiction and essays? How does culture color that perspective? Nature writing has long been the domain of primarily white male writers. Today, women are staking their claim on the genre in original ways. How does their perspective enrich what the Scottish author Kathleen Jamie has called…
- Travel writer Nick Hunt on the Grio SoundBBC Bristol’s Ujima Pick of the Week with Dj Style and Nia featured a clip from the Grio Sound radio programme, April 2019. On this episode travel/nature writer Nick Hunt joins Zakiya Mckenzie to chat about his treks, work as a writer and his new book work of gonzo ornithology, The Parakeeting of London. Nick is an editor…
- Interview with Baroness Valerie AmosI Interviewed Baroness Valerie Amos on her visit to Bristol to accept an honorary doctorate degree from the University of Bristol. Amos told me all about her numerous honorary degrees, how they city of Bristol has had an impact on her work and her never-ending love for soca music. Check out my interview in Bristol’s…
- Interview with Peaches Golding – Lord Lieutenant of BristolZakiya Mckenzie interview’s Lord Lieutenant of Bristol Peaches Golding at University of Bristol Graduation 2018 reception for Baroness Valerie Amos.
- Rosa Hui of the Bristol And Avon Chinese Women’s GroupRosa Hui, Director of the Bristol and Avon Chinese Women’s Group chats with Zakiya Mckenzie for the Green and Black Radio show on Ujima 98FM Bristol in 2017.
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