Chardine Taylor-Stone

Enabler - South and West Yorkshire

Chardine Taylor-Stone is an award-winning cultural producer and feminist activist.

She is the founder of Black Girls Picnic, a global movement in collective self care for Black women and girls and Stop Rainbow Racism. She was formerly on the advisory board for Schools Out LGBT History Month and is currently a board member for the Museum of Homelessness and Duckie Youth. She was featured in The Voice newspaper as one of the Women Who Rocked the World in 2015, Diva Magazine’s  LGBT Power List 2016 and Buzzfeed’s ‘The Most Inspiring British LGBT People Of 2016‘ and the 'Pride Power List 2017'.  In 2017, she was awarded the British LGBTQ award for contribution to LGBTQ life in 2017.

As a writer, educator and commentator Chardine uses music, art and fashion history to instigate socio-political analysis. She often lectures and facilitates workshops on topics such as Black / Working Class feminism, Black Queer identities, Afrofuturism and music subculture histories. She has worked in the arts sector for several years including project managing the Mayor of London's PUNK London celebrations in 2017 and is currently Events Coordinator for Adult Education at the British Film Institute.  She is regularly asked to speak and consult on many topics for media such as Channel 4 news, BBC Three, BBC Radio 4 Woman’s Hour, London Live and TedXTottenham as well as film/culture festivals, conferences and art institutions such as the BFI, Tate Modern, ICA and British Library. She also bangs the drums in Black feminist punk band Big Joanie

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