I’m curious about what comes in to being, because I / We did

Farzana Khan is a writer, director, cultural producer and award-winning arts educator.

FARZANA KHAN IS A WRITER, DIRECTOR, CULTURAL PRODUCER AND AWARD-WINNING ARTS EDUCATOR

Farzana is the Executive Director and Co-founder of Healing Justice London (HJL) Her practice works on building community health, repair and self-transformation rooted in disability justice, survivor work and trauma-informed practice working with communities of colour and other marginalised and underrepresented groups. HJL cultivates public health provisions for collective liberation and dignifying lives made vulnerable. Farzana has over 10 years of background in Youth and Community work particularly focused on arts-based education projects both in the UK and internationally. Farzana is the former creative and strategic director at Voices that Shake, bringing together young people, artists and campaigners to develop creative responses to social injustice. She ran this working at Platform London, a climate and social justice organisation working across arts, education, research and activism. She currently is a lead strategist on Climate and Resource justice with Thirty Percy Foundation

Farzana is a Fellow at the International Curatorial Forum. Farzana’s recent curatorial practice/art includes launching the Black Cultural Black Activism Map with the Stuart Hall Foundation and All Water Has Perfect Memory, writing on climate and gender justice and generational trauma & memory.

Farzana is on the advisory board of the Racial Justice Network.

WRITING

Writing is visceral, I feel it all in my body and I write with my body.