Audra Chadwick

Member Profile

Short Description of Yourself

Audra Chadwick is a writer from Kingston, Jamaica who immigrated to Canada in 1964. Chadwick’s writing explores and uses her experience of immigration to describe and critique the oppression that racial minorities face internationally; specifically that of Black and Indigenous peoples. Through the lens of her childhood memories, Chadwick aims to recapture some bright magic in a sometimes dark world.

Writing Focus or Interests

-race relations in Western and Caribbean societies

Website

https://audrachadwick.com/

Professional Skills

– visual artist, community organizer, activist

Published Works and Recognitions

Chadwick’s writing has been featured in Trick Zine and False Freedom for University of Toronto .

https://trickzine.com/2020/06/17/the-cherry-tree-and-the-woman-with-the-ulcer/

https://tspace.library.utoronto.ca/bitstream/1807/103089/1/False%20Freedom%20Zine.pdf

Bio

Addressing history’s wrongs, one story at a time.