Juliana Mensah is a writer and arts professional based in the North of England. She has written for theatre, radio and print, and has produced a number of community-based arts projects. She was writer-in-residence at the Lit and Phil Library and the Newcastle Centre for Life as part of ScienceFest. She was artist-in-residence at the Centre for Applied Human Rights at the University of York, supported by the Leverhulme Trust and Arts Council England. Her play, A Restless Place, achieved a sell-out run at the Castle Museum in York in October 2015 and a work-in-progress reading of her play Crow on the Cradle was staged as part of York’s International Women’s Festival. Juliana is currently a Research and Teaching Fellow at the Centre for Applied Human Rights at the University of York with a focus on arts and human rights. She is also completing a PhD at Newcastle University.