Siana Bangura – Contributor 2016

Siana Bangura is a writer, blogger, poet, performer, social critic and freelance journalist hailing from South London via Freetown, Sierra Leone. She is the founder of Black British Intersectional Feminist platform, No Fly on the WALL; the producer of upcoming film, ‘1500 And Counting’, investigating police brutality in the UK; and is the bestselling author of ‘Elephant’, her critically acclaimed debut collection of poetry. Siana has written for The Fader, Contemporary Other, Huffington Post, Evening Standard, VICE and has been featured in The Voice, Dazed, Buzzfeed, the BBC, Channel 4, SKY TV, to name just a few. She is also a regular voice at Media Diversified and Black Ballad as well as other alternative media platforms. Bangura’s work has a special focus on race relations in Britain and the intersection of race and gender and how this affects the daily lives of Black British women and Black women living in the UK.
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