A first-class graduate with a BA (Hons) in English Literature with Film Studies and an MA in Arts and Cultural Management, with a background in arts festivals and events, working primarily in social media, events & admin-based roles. Currently the Marketing & Administration Officer at Immediate Theatre, a Hackney-based arts charity supporting the most vulnerable in the community through creative projects. In this role I coordinate all marketing and communications activity for the organisation, as well as providing key administrative support on projects, leading online fundraising campaigns and supporting on funding applications, and producing specific events.
Graduated with Distinction. Modules including Management of Cultural Organisations, Research Methods, Heritage and Identity, and Cultural Policy. Thesis focusing on the role and challenges of UK based international arts festivals post-Brexit. Group project in partnership with Museums Sheffield involving redesign of Friends scheme - creating a philanthropic-driven scheme aimed at high-level givers. Individual research project seeking to identify reasons for a lack of engagement with arts festivals in Sheffield amongst 18-25 year olds in contrast to engagement with mainstream music festivals.
Graduated with First Class Honours English Literature modules including Children’s Literature, Young Adult Gothic Fiction, Texts & Screens: Adaptations, Postmodern Genders, Ways of Reading: Literature Theory. Film modules including Film Production, European Cinema, TV Drama, Film Theory and Film Criticism. Projects including creating a video essay and condensed film, and producing a short film - creating storyline and title based on brief, sourcing actors, filming locations, costumes and props, filming and editing all footage, selecting music.