Listening to Aamir

The comment Aamir made about ‘deflection’ stuck out for me as something that is really, really common. My experience is that this normally comes from fear of saying the wrong thing or not being able to frame it right. We have started to do inclusive language workshops here at the museum to hopefully help us get better at talking about diversity.

Siobhan Devanny, Explainer Team Leader

It always comes to time and resources. If only we had the time to dedicate to these conversations. But we dip in and out and we are onto the next deliverable and we never have time to critically reflect or properly engage.

Bex Hill, Festivals and Cinema Events Coordinator

Aamir Darr's moment

Voices of the present need to be informed by those from the past. The public narrative of Bradford needs to...