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Zain Dada is a cultural producer and writer based in London. He is currently producer/arts programmer at Free Word - an arts venue focussing on the power & politics of words. As the co-founder of Khidr Collective - a multi-disciplinary arts collective platforming the work of Muslim artists, he leads on arts direction and co-edits their bi-annual publication, the Khidr Collective Zine. Zain has also worked on the intersection of the arts, community and research. From co-programming events at community centres due to be demolished to turning facts about obscure council redevelopment plans into powerful, human stories that stir people’s imaginations. He is inspired by projects, initiatives and movements which are accessible, creative and broad in their approach to provoke social change.