culture and politics

‘Love and Dread in Modern Times’ in Emergency journal (1984)

Article in Emergency, No. 2 (1984) What was ‘Emergency’? After Big Flame folded, some of us tried out a different type of political intervention, this time confined to writing. I don’t know who had the idea first, but Pete Ayrton asked me to join up with Sarah Martin (like Pete, a member of Big Flame […]

Carnival in Leeds and London, UK: Making New Black British Subjectivities

This chapter, co-written with the late Geraldine Connor, creator of Carnival Messiah, was commissioned by Milla C Riggio ‘Carnival in Leeds and London, UK: Making New Black British Subjectivities’ by Geraldine Connor and Max Farrar can be downloaded here Carnival in Leeds and London [Connnor & Farrar chapter] This was published as a chapter in […]