Open the Door 2020

An open door with green leaves emerging through.

Open the Door 2020: Nature Writing Panel

Listen to this podcast looking at nature writing, with Christina Riley, Maria Sledmere and Rebecca Jones. Produced by Jennifer Wood.

Open the Door 2020 – Book Bunk booklist

Book Bunk is a Kenyan charitable trust focused on the complete renovation and restoration of old library spaces as well as the installation of new libraries into public spaces. We also manage the curation and programming of these spaces.

Open the Door 2020’s Trans booklist

With thanks to writer and performer Harry Josephine Giles for giving us access to this Goodreads booklist.   Nevada by Imogen Binnie Nevada is the darkly comedic story of Maria Griffiths, a young trans woman living in New York City and trying to stay true to her punk values while working retail. When she finds out […]

Open the Door 2020’s Nature booklist

Curated by Gillian Burke Gillian Burke – who is leading an Open the Door takeover on Thursday May 21st – is a natural history television programme producer, a voiceover artist, and a co-presenter of the BBC’s Springwatch since 2017. These are her recommendations of nature books to transport, inspire and soothe the soul.   Unbowed by […]

Open the Door 2020’s BAME booklist

Curated by Azita Jabbari