Another year, another set of gigs ...
On Thursday 12 May, author Janine Booth and foreword-writer John McDonnell MP spoke at the launch event for 'Autism Equality in the Workplace: removing barriers and challenging discrimination', with contributions from two autistic workers and a parent of an autistic worker. Around fifty people attended.
Photos by Esme Bradbury, mostly.
An image gallery of this year's ranting, rhyming and revolting.
A four-day burst of guest slots at other people's gigs in the conglomeration of words and laughs that is the Edinburgh Free Fringe, August 2017.
Janine performed at the Saturday night Festival event, along with poets Tim Wells and the legendary Linton Kwesi Johnson, followed by music from Peg Powler.
Janine performed at this annual celebration of International Women's Day. There were also excellent guest speakers, music and an exhibition.
Real Opportunities Hackney is a new project to help identify work and volunteering opportunities for autistic people and people with learning disabilities in Hackney, launched in September 2016.
Janine was the guest speaker at the launch event.