Personal Reflections, Critical Engagement: The Responsibility Collective’s Narratives welcomes creative submissions with a focus on individual experiences and reflections on contemporary events. This section includes: Narratives on Responsibility and our rotating Calls for Conversation.
Broadcast your voice. Share your experience. Start the conversation.
Our Narratives on Responsibility is a project that broadcasts diverse experiences through creative works engaging responsibility at a more personal level.
The theme for our current Call for Conversations is “Beyond the Media Cycle”, an invitation to explore issues that are quickly forgotten in our fast moving media cycles.
Past Calls for Conversation
- Courtroom drama and racism: Putting film on the stand
By Clémence Rebora No other film genre conveys the idea of responsibility, to one’s beliefs and towards others, better than the courtroom drama. Using law as a tool to play with the audience’s belief in justice,Continue reading “Courtroom drama and racism: Putting film on the stand”
- Call for Conversations: Beyond the Media Cycle
Summer 2021 With a 24-hour news cycle, we are constantly alerted to new crises breaking out across the world. Yet complex events seize the world’s attention for mind-bogglingly short amounts of time, causing constant shifts inContinue reading “Call for Conversations: Beyond the Media Cycle”
- Leave the podium
Posted on June 29, 2020 By Amy Ramswell Amy Ramswell is a law student at the University of Leeds. She first started writing poems at the start of university, to escape the aesthetic numbness of legal writing.Continue reading “Leave the podium”
- Polished Me Like a Jewel
By Emily Faux
Inspired by her visit to Auschwitz-Birkenau, Emily wrote ‘Polished Me Like A Jewel’ as a fictional account of a young Polish Jew, Anne, whose hair was used to manufacture socks after her age and gender rendered her unsuitable for work and sentenced to immediate death.