35. Angela Davis

Web Links

13th: From Slave to Criminal with one Amendment. A 2016 film by Ava DuVernay that examines the Prison Industrial Complex, featuring cameos of Angela Davis and in part based on her activist and theoretical work. https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5895028/

A brilliant conversation between Jackie Kay (poet and novelist) and Angela Davis on ‘Pathways to Liberation: Celebrating Black British Feminisms’ (April 2019). The conversation explores the connections between Black women’s activism in the UK and US.


Black Journal Interview with Angela Davis (1972). An interview with Angela Davis soon after her release from prison.


Angela Davis in conversation at the London Women of the World – WOW – Festival 2017. The long clip gives the full conversation and the short focuses on the election of Trump, the category of woman, and radical intersectional feminism.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lBgdzK3jfEg&t=3806s (full version)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BMUskpoNdIc&list=RDCMUCvS2UqiC4p3sLoJCyzIYgNQ&start_radio=1&rv=BMUskpoNdIc&t=259 (short version)

A lecture given by Angela Davis on ‘The Prison: A Sign of Democracy?’ at UC Santa Cruz on the criminalization of communities affected by poverty and racism:


A recent interview on Channel 4 News with Angela Davis on the war in Ukraine and politics today.


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