Resources

I write a lot about diversity and inclusion, which means I also read a lot about diversity and inclusion. Here are links to some favourite articles, which I’ll try to keep up to date.

Privilege:

Advantage Blindness

Hierarchies and Human Behaviour

How To Be an Ally

How Straight White Male Lineups are Comedy Death

Race:

VIDEO: Why “I’m not racist” is only half the story

How White People Handle Diversity Training

Why My ‘Classic’ Movies Are Different From Yours

Black Lives Matter Syllabus

Hate Speech and Hecklers

7 Reasons Why ‘Colourblindness’ Contributes to Racism

BAME Mental health in the UK

3 Ways Racial Microaggressions Sneak In

Gender:

Gender Bias in Science

Stop Saying Women and Femmes

LGBTQ Characters in Improv

Stop Gender Casting Your Improv Show

Things Need To Change

Sexism in the Movies

Disability:

5 Tips for Deaf and Disabled Actors

Improvisation for Autism

Improv(ing) on the Autism Spectrum

Ablist Language: Words And Terms To Avoid

What is Dyslexia?

Taking Care of Each Other:

Why We Need Love and Support in Improv

How Yes And Changed With #MeToo

Developing Resilience Through Improvisation

How To Create A Supportive Atmosphere For Impro

Real Solidarity vs. ‘Ally Theatre’

Other:

How To Pronounce Names

The Vulnerability Loop