Why women should tell the stories of humanity
For many centuries (and for many reasons) critically acclaimed creative genius has generally come from a male perspective. As theater director Jude Kelly points out in this passionately reasoned talk, that skew affects how we interpret even non-fictional women's stories and rights. She thinks there's a more useful, more inclusive way to look at the world, and she calls on artists -- women and men -- to paint, draw, write about, film and imagine a gender-equal society.
Support the Southbank Centre. Our rapidly shifting modern world can feel disillusioning and isolating. The WOW – Women of the World Festival brings women and men, girls and boys, together to shape, and positively enrich, lives across the globe. Help us to grow our creative movement and drive social change by involving as many people as possible in the conversation.