Julianah Mensah

Julianah Mensah
Juliana Mensah is a writer and researcher. She has written for theatre with a focus on human rights narratives and the testimonies of survivors. Her plays have included A Restless Place (Pilot Theatre, 2015); From the Sky to Your Hands (Live Theatre, 2017) and Faster than Bolt (Live Theatre, 2020). She was Leverhulme Artist in Residence at the Centre for Applied Human Rights at the University of York and she holds a PhD in Literature and Creative Writing from Newcastle University. Juliana’s first novel won the inaugural NorthBound Book Award and will be published by Saraband.