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  • Juliet Gilkes Romero speaking on BBC World News

    BBC: How can we make politics truly representative?

    On Wednesday 20th January 2015, the BBC held a special day of coverage looking at the issue of Democracy today. Juliet Gilkes Romero has written a new work “Upper cut” looking at the issue of getting black and other ethnic minorities into politics. She spoke to BBC4 and World News today presenter, Philippa Thomas.

  • Juliet Gilkes Romero - The Upper Cut

    In the Ring

    Playwright Juliet Gilkes Romero talks to Andy Wasley about British politics, representation and her new play Upper Cut at the Southwark Playhouse.

  • Upper Cut - by Juliet Gilkes Romero

    Fight for diversity in the Commons played out on stage

    Inspired by real-life political events, Upper Cut tells the story of the fight for black representation; from the general election of 1987 to today’s coalition politics. The BBC’s Gary Connor reports.