Claire Heuchan – Individual Award Nominee – 2016

Claire Heuchan is a Black radical feminist and PhD candidate who campaigns for the rights of women, black and minority people, and lesbians. Claire’s work highlights the interactions between race and sex in shaping Black women’s experiences. She speaks at conferences and rallies, and her writing has appeared in French, Spanish, and Portuguese translations. Claire volunteers at the Glasgow Women’s Library and has delivered workshops on the topic of hate crime targeted at lesbians.