As part of Refugee Week, HOME and Community Arts North West (CAN) have collaborated to present Horizons Festival, a full programme celebrating global arts and culture.
‘Creativity saved my life’: Sheba Arts founder chats Celebrating Diversity – finding new refugee narratives
When Fereshteh Mozaffari Vanani attended a national conference on cultural diversity, she was shocked to be the only black person in a room of 200 attendees. So last May she founded Sheba Arts, a Manchester-based collective tackling this problematic representation of migrant communities in the arts.
HOME is celebrating Refugee Week this week with a programme brimming with world-class theatre, film, art and performance.
Things kick-off today with RAPAR’s Rhythm and Justice Summer Festival which is being billed as a celebration of diversity within the Manchester community.
UK asylum seekers living in poverty on less than £40 a week get helping hand from Manchester charity
Hundreds of people turned up at the People’s History Museum last Saturday to celebrate ‘Refugee Week’