Ama Josephine Budge

Ama Josephine Budge is a Speculative Writer, Artist, Curator and Pleasure Activist whose work navigates intimate explorations of Blackness, art and queer ecologies. 

Ama is the initiator of the Apocalypse Reading Room project, a member of Queer Ecologies collective with Hari Byles and Linden K. McMahon and Lead Artist on the MycoLective project with Chisenhale Studios and Feral Practice. Ama is a PhD candidate in Psychosocial Studies with Dr Gail Lewis at Birkbeck University of London.

Her research takes a queer, decolonial approach to challenging climate colonialism in Sub-Saharan Africa with a particular focus on inherently environmentalist pleasure practices in Ghana.

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