23 episodes

Welcome to Diversify! The podcast that celebrates diversity in all its forms and invites you to the conversation. A weekly injection of aspirational wokeness direct to your ear-holes. Plus, we can ask all the stupid questions so you don't have to...

Have your say on Twitter @DiversifyPod or embrace the long-winded and have a rant at ourteamq@gmail.com.

Oh, and don't forget to rate and subscribe! Subscribing means you get to say you made new friends. Honest...

Diversify The Q in association with Kate-Lois Elliott

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 22 Ratings

Welcome to Diversify! The podcast that celebrates diversity in all its forms and invites you to the conversation. A weekly injection of aspirational wokeness direct to your ear-holes. Plus, we can ask all the stupid questions so you don't have to...

Have your say on Twitter @DiversifyPod or embrace the long-winded and have a rant at ourteamq@gmail.com.

Oh, and don't forget to rate and subscribe! Subscribing means you get to say you made new friends. Honest...

    Food, Fashion & Living Sustainably with Amelia Twine

    Food, Fashion & Living Sustainably with Amelia Twine

    This week Holly & Kate talk with the wonderful Amelia Twine about sustainable living, notably the food & fashion industries. From crops to tops, Amelia taught us so much about what we can all do to live a better, more sustainable life!

    Sustainable Fashion Week: www.sustainablefashionweek.uk
    Fashion Revolution Fanzines: https://www.fashionrevolution.org/resources/fanzine/
    Good On You site & ap: https://goodonyou.eco/
    Wilding: https://www.waterstones.com/book/wilding/isabella-tree/9781509805105

    • 46 min
    Class, Comedy & Telling Stories with Kai Samra

    Class, Comedy & Telling Stories with Kai Samra

    Season 3 of Diversify continues with another exciting comedian, Kai Samra, who talks to Holly & Kate about his debut show Underclass, & what his experiences of racism, classism & homelessness taught him about his place in the world. 

    For more information on Centre Point, see this link: https://centrepoint.org.uk/

    Please spread the word about the podcast!! Follow us on Twitter @DiversifyPod, Instagram @DiversifyPodcast or embrace the long-winded at ourteamq@gmail.com. 

    • 40 min
    Assumptions, Epilepsy & Dismantling the Normal with Maisie Adam

    Assumptions, Epilepsy & Dismantling the Normal with Maisie Adam

    We're kicking off season 3 with our first ever virtual interview! The hilarious (& lovely) Maisie Adam joined Holly & Kate for a chat about the future of comedy, being diagnosed with epilepsy when she was a teenager, and the problem with labelling things "normal".

    Follow Maisie on Twitter & Instagram at @MaisieAdam.

    Please spread the word about the podcast!! Follow us on Twitter @DiversifyPod, Instagram @DiversifyPodcast or embrace the long-winded at ourteamq@gmail.com.

    • 46 min
    Special Episode - Resources on Black Lives Matter

    Special Episode - Resources on Black Lives Matter

    In a mini-ep before we launch season 3, Diversify is back with a starter list of things that white people can do to support the Black Lives Matter movement. With love & humbleness from two hosts who acknowledge that they have a load of stuff left to learn.

    There is a free PDF of Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race online.

    Support BLM: https://www.timeout.com/things-to-do/how-to- support-black-lives-matter

    Police deaths in custody: https://www.theguardian.com/uk/deathsincustody

    • 6 min
    #2.08 - Embracing Your Accent & The Power of Sci-Fi with Doctor Who's Samuel Oatley (aka Tim Shaw / Tzim-Sha / Teeth Guy)

    #2.08 - Embracing Your Accent & The Power of Sci-Fi with Doctor Who's Samuel Oatley (aka Tim Shaw / Tzim-Sha / Teeth Guy)

    It's the Season 2 finale and it's a corker! Holly and Kate chatted to Samuel Oatley, known amongst other things as the guy with all the teeth from the latest season of Doctor Who!

    Sam talked to us about his role on the iconic show, why Sci-Fi continues to be at the forefront of modern storytelling and why we need to embrace diversity of sound in the modern creative industries, with an emphasis on Shakespeare (which he loves)!

    Don't forget to rate & subscribe - and Diversify your life!

    • 47 min
    #2.07 - Facilitating Awesomeness & Owning Your Faith with Afia Ahmed Chaudhry

    #2.07 - Facilitating Awesomeness & Owning Your Faith with Afia Ahmed Chaudhry

    This week, historian and educator educator Afia Ahmed Chaudhry dropped by to talk about her experience as a Muslim woman in the UK, living the best version of her faith and the double standards society imposes on men and women.

    She dropped some hard truths on the patriarchy and also told us how to satisfy a very specific craving for chicken and waffles...

    "It's Not About the Burqa" is in available to read now.

    We're on Twitter @DiversifyPod, Insta @DiversifyPodcast or email us ourteamq@gmail.com

    • 41 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
22 Ratings

22 Ratings

Syl245 ,

Favourite podcast

Really informative and bloody funny!! Listen to this on my walk to work every day!

marcusramtohul ,

More please!!

Great concept! Looking forward to many more!

GHill.Pops ,

SHPops

Useful, relevant and digestible! Funny too.

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