Lutonian and British Pakistani Fakhra Kahn, talking (signing) about her experiences since immigrating to Britain, with her daughter Sarah
Having immigrated to Britain from Pakistan in 1973, Fakhra Kahn talks to her daughter, Sarah Myers Kahn, a student from Luton Sixth Form College who has now moved on to do Video and Television Production, about the development of culture and economy in Bury Park, over the years. Fakhra relives her experiences through sign language.
This film has come out of a series of workshops with RSA Pakistan calling, that students from Luton 6th Form college attended, organised by Shazia Ali Webber at the Rich Mix Centre.
Paule Constable RDI is a lighting designer. She has received a staggering five Laurence Olivier Awards for her lighting design work. Listen to her conversation with fellow RDI, Mike Dempsey.
The crises of 2020 have created the perfect conditions for timely, relevant, optimistic and proactive responses, amongst those of us who lean the most into that designer mindset – whether by nature or nurture, and whether we identify as designers or not.