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“Amongst the best was Andrew Boyd’s compendium-like Beautiful Trouble which brought together some of the most imaginative elements of a movement influenced by a mix of non-violent direct action and the public drama of situationism.”

Mark Perryman, The Substantive

Dan Glass


Dan Glass is an award-winning activist, academic, performer and writer who was named as one of Attitude Magazine’s campaigning role models for LGBTQI youth + a Guardian ‘UK youth climate leader’. An agitator from the Training for Transformation educational programme born out of the Anti-Apartheid movement, the core of dan‘s work is the development of critical consciousness and creativity to spur people ‘to read their reality and write their own history’. His recent programmes involve MC’ing ‘Shafted?!’ a speakeasy led by people with HIV, the ‘Never Again Ever! Beyond UKIP Cabaret in Nigel Farage’s boozer. Dan founded the new chapter of ACT UP LONDON (Aids Coalition To Unleash Power) which has led to high-profile actions such as the manure-dumping ‘What goes around comes around – solidarity on World Aids Day’ which led to the closing down of UKIP’s London office and the recent ACT UP FOR LOVE rally in Trafalgar Square. Contact dan at www.theglassishalffull.co.uk and at alright@theglassishalffull.co.uk – Twitter #danglassisfull