Bidisha

Bidisha is a broadcaster, journalist and film-maker. Her latest publication is The Future of Serious Art and her latest film series, Aurora, has just launched. Bidisha specialises in international human rights, social justice and the arts and offers political analysis, arts critique and cultural diplomacy tying these interests together. She writes for the main UK broadsheets and broadcasts for BBC TV and radio, ITN, CNN, ViacomCBS and Sky News. Her fifth book,  Asylum and Exile: Hidden Voices of London (2015), is based on her outreach work in UK prisons, refugee charities and detention centres. Her first short film, An Impossible Poison, received its London premier in 2018. It has been highly critically acclaimed and selected for numerous international film festivals.