FARZANA KHAN

Farzana Khan (she/her) is a writer, director, cultural producer and award-winning arts educator. She is the Executive Director and Co-founder of Healing Justice London (HJL). Her practice focuses on building community health, repair, and self-transformation with communities of colour and other marginalised and underrepresented groups. Her practice is rooted in disability justice, survivor work and trauma-informed practice. 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 with a  focus 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. Farzana is a Fellow at the International Curatorial Forum. Her recent curatorial practice/art includes launching the Black Cultural Activism Map with the Stuart Hall Foundation and All Water Has Perfect Memory, writing on climate and gender justice, as well as generational trauma and memory.