assistant director, education charity WORLDwrite and Citizen TV station WORLDbytes
Marisa Pereira is assistant director of the UK education charity WORLDwrite, which runs the pioneering Citizen TV station WORLDbytes.
She has produced more than 300 videos for WORLDbytes, including Every Cook Can Govern, the first feature length documentary to explore the life, writings and politics of the great Trinidad-born revolutionary C.L.R. James and 1917: Why the Russian Revolution Matters, which premieres at the Battle of Ideas.
Marisa has actively campaigned for Brexit and is currently working on an exciting new book, The Brexit A-Z: A Pocket Dictionary for Democrats, to combat the daily barrage of Brexit scare stories and anti-democratic interventions since the EU referendum.
Saturday 28 October, 13:30 Cinema 2
Film Premiere 1917: Why the Russian Revolution Matters