Tuesday 7th May
Munroe Bergdorf in Conversation with Lady Phyll
Venue: Radisson Blu, 107 Old Hall St, Liverpool L3 9BD
Time: 7.30pm (Doors at 7pm)
Tickets: £12/£6 (Students/Over 60s/Unemployed)
Join Munroe Bergdorf for a frank discussion on the challenges and opportunities of online activism, body image and carving out your own space.
Familiar for her opinions on ‘white privilege’, diversity and the LGBT+ community, Model and Activist Munroe Bergdorf has proven herself as the brave and bold voice which our society needs. An icon in an age of increasing social awareness, Bergdorf uses her sizeable profile to advocate for a fairer world and to empower individuals to fight for positive change. Munroe regularly appears on national and international television news to comment on race, diversity, gender and LGBTQ+ topics and writes for publications including Grazia, i-D, them.us, Paper Magazine, The Evening Standard, The Guardian, Stylist Magazine and The Sunday Times Style. She is also the newly appointed LGBT+ editor for Dazed Beauty and was part of 2018’s OUT 100.
Phyll Opoku-Gyimah, affectionately known as Lady Phyll, is the co-founder of UK Black Pride. She is a senior official at the Public and Commercial Services (PCS) trade union, trustee of Kaleidoscope Trust, patron of the Albert Kennedy Trust, and a writer and public speaker focusing on race, gender, sexuality and class. She’s the recipient of numerous awards for her work in the LGBTQI community, including Campaigner of the Year at the 2017 European Diversity Awards.
In partnership with Raddison Blu.
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