Blog

Welcome to the Southbank Centre blog, here you'll find articles, videos and audio podcasts exploring our events and festivals programme and some engaging, fascinating and sometimes provocative themes from artists and thinkers in our Talks and Debates. 

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The legendary activist spoke with Southbank Centre's Artistic Director, Jude Kelly, about women, race and class in the post-Trump era
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We caught up with actor Gillian Anderson and journalist Jennifer Nadel

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Thu, 03/16/2017 - 11:54
Hear the percussionist in conversation with Southbank Centre's Director of Music, Gillian Moore MBE
Folk & World
Tue, 03/14/2017 - 12:15
Read about Pagoda Youth Orchestra's experience of performing at China Changing festival 2016
Mon, 03/13/2017 - 17:16
The legendary activist spoke with Southbank Centre's Artistic Director, Jude Kelly, about women, race and class in the post-Trump era
Mon, 03/13/2017 - 17:05
Listen to the Nigerian novelist speaking live from Southbank Centre's Women of the World festival 2017
Mon, 03/13/2017 - 16:56
Hear a panel of discuss what challenges may lie ahead for British women, post-Brexit
Sun, 03/12/2017 - 12:25
We asked the co-founder of the Women’s Equality Party how she sees the future for women
Gender Politics & Equality
Global Culture & Ethnicity
Fri, 03/10/2017 - 18:05
Award-winning journalist and black feminist Reni writes about class, race, gender and social justice
Fri, 03/10/2017 - 16:33
Watch legendary African-American activist Angela Davis live from our Royal Festival Hall
Fri, 03/10/2017 - 16:04
Leading researcher and writer on men and masculinity Michael Kimmel discusses WOW festival
Fri, 03/10/2017 - 14:34
Two of our Nordic artists and speakers share their thoughts on women’s lives in the Nordic region today