Following a career in women’s organisations and international development, Esuantsiwa Jane Goldsmith founded Anona Development Consultancy in 1995.
In 2015, she was awarded an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Leicester in 2015 for her contribution to women's rights, equality and the voluntary sector.
Writer and editor Katy Massey’s PhD findings formed the inspiration for Tangled Roots, a long-term project aiming to equip everyone with the skills to author their own lives.
Her writing has been shortlisted for several prizes, including SI Leeds Literature Prize and Crocus Books/Commonword First Chapter Competition. She has edited two collections of memoirs.
In 2017, she was a judge for the first Spread the Word Life Writing Prize.
This event is presented in partnership with Jacaranda Books #Twentyin2020.
For ages 16+
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