Melat Gebeyaw Nigussie

contributes to

Book Club #2: 'Zwart'

Melat Gebeyaw Nigussie studied Law, Literature and Linguistics at the universities of Leuven, Sheffield and Brussels. She is currently working for BOZAR as a project coordinator of Next Generation, Please! Alongside her job at BOZAR, she works as a freelance contributor for several Belgian media outlets, mainly as an opinion writer on gender and diversity issues. Melat is a profound believer in empowerment through the arts, a belief she puts into practice as the co-founder of the ‘Belgian Renaissance’, a creative collective that aims to strengthen the diaspora youth in Belgium.