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Kindness As A Disrupter: Radical Kindness In Action

October 15, 2021 @ 1:00 pm 2:00 pm

Radical Kindness in Action

With Janice McGuinness is CEO of People United

Janice McGuiness will speak about the community-focussed, co-creative work of People United; the research that shows creativity can foster the conditions for kindness to flourish; and her belief that radical kindness is activism, with the ability to challenge accepted norms and drive positive social change.

Janice has worked in the creative & cultural sector for over 35 years, starting out at the BBC in Bristol & Leeds where she co-founded and directed the Leeds International Film Festival for eight years. 

Janice is committed to using creativity to grow the conditions for radical kindness to flourish and make change happen. She believes passionately in the transformative power of culture and creativity, whether on a personal level or on a bigger scale – empowering communities, making places and influencing policy