To celebrate Refugee Week the writer, Eve Makis, explores how grassroots projects can empower and bring about lasting social change. Focusing on Pamoja Women Together, a group of refugee, asylum-seeking and irregular migrant women in Nottingham, and a cultural outreach programme that helped them produce the first anthology of writing by refugee women.
Eve Makis writes novels and screenplays. She is currently writer in residence at NTU’s Postcolonial Studies Centre.
The podcast is available online throughout the week.
Listen to the podcast here: https://archive.org/download/eve-makis-audio-final-2/EVE%20MAKIS%20AUDIO%20FINAL%20%282%29.mp3