Writer, Broadcaster and Barrister
Afua Hirsch is an award-winning author, journalist and broadcaster. She is a columnist for The Guardian newspaper and a contributor to current affairs debate show The Pledge. As former social affairs editor for Sky News, West Africa correspondent for the Guardian newspaper, and barrister specialising in human rights law, she is a passionate advocate of equality. Her first book Brit(ish) will be published in January by Jonathan Cape.