Farzana Khanis creating //Reconfiguring realities-creating joy, liberation & possibility
About Farzana Khan
Farzana is the Executive Director and Co-founder of Healing Justice London, building community repair and self-transformation models based on non-eurocentric methods for communities of colour and underrepresented groups in public health. Farzana has over 10 years of background in Youth and Community work particularly focused on arts-based education projects both in the UK and internationally. Farzana was the 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. She currently supports Thirty Percy Foundation as a strategist on Climate and resourcing justice.
Farzana is a Fellow at the International Curatorial Forum. Farzana’s curatorial practice includes launching the Black Cultural Black Activism Map with the Stuart Hall Foundation, and Interdependence: Visions for Thriving Futures, a two-day creative festival exploring interconnected issues through a decolonial climate framing. She is currently Writer in Residence at Toynbee Hall, writing on reproductive justice, trauma and community amidst heavily gentrified East London and in ecological violent times. Farzana is a Trustee at the Racial Justice Network.