2022 - Claire Armitstead
Claire Armitstead is a British journalist and author. She is Associate Editor (Culture) at The Guardian where she has worked since 1992. She is also a cultural commentator on literature and the arts, and makes appearances on radio and television, as well as leading workshops in the UK and internationally.
Her book, Tales of Two Londons, is a collection of fiction, reportage and poetry that captures the divides that define the contemporary city. In a metropolis with nearly 40% of its population born outside the country.
She will be attending OffGrid Sessions to interview crisis planner Lucy Easthope.