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Ayesha Casely-Hayford
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Born in London, descending from Ghana
Born in London, descending from Ghana

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Sharing and celebrating afro hair with extracts from "Hair Power Skin Revolution" - a collection of poems, and personal essays by Black and Mixed Race women - edited by Nicole Moore - plus inspiring songs to help us on our way #AfroArchives #AfroHair #Afro #BlackWomen #NicoleMoore #PatsyAntoine #GennettAkuAgbenu #AyeshaCaselyHayford #Podcast #BlackHair #Revolution
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Afro Archives Show 7, "Talk and Heal" welcoming guest Dawn Estefan, to talk hair, traditional Yoruba concept of the Ori, personal space and boundaries all with a fully empowered playlist to lift vibrations and celebrate hair #AfroArchives #AfroHair #Ori #Yoruba #Heritage #Tradition #African #Caribbean #Nigerian #Haiti #British #WandsworthRadio #Hair #BlackWomen #BlackHair #AyeshaCaselyHayford #DawnEstefan #Culture #Identity #Confidence #Health #MentalHealthAwareness
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An update on the Chastity Jones Case and introduction to Lekia Lee, founder of Project Embrace, a billboard campaign to raise awareness of and empower women and girls with natural afro hair and curly hair. Find out more about #Afrovisibility - find and follow Project Embrace and look out for the billboards! #AfroArchives #ChastityJones #AfroHair #ProjectEmbrace #LekiaLee #BlackHair #NaturalHair #CurlyHair #AyeshaCaselyHayford #Podcast #BlackWomen
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A really special episode with songs very specially chosen to accompany us through the show where we discuss wig making wig wearing for black women and also for married women of the Jewish Orthodox faith #OrthodoxJewish #Women #BlackWomen #Wig #Wigs #AfroArchives #Podcast #AyeshaCaselyHayford #AfroHair #Jewish #JewishWomen #Jewishwoman #Hair #HeadCoverings
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Getting into details of hair relaxers and chatting with local Wandsworth hair salon owner Judith, for Afro Archives podcast Show Four. A flash back to voices from our Afro Archives 'A Performer's World' series, and just general uplifting songs whilst we talk about our lives and our hair journeys #AfroArchives #Podcast #HairRelaxers #BlackWomen #BlackWoman #BlackHair #AfroHair #AyeshaCaselyHayford #Wandsworth #WandsworthRadio
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A beautiful episode travelling the globe looking at different kinds of head wraps across cultures and religion with guest Sandra Soteriou, founder of UK based head wrap company, Knots UK. This one is for everyone! #HeadWraps #KnotsUK #AfroArchives #AfroHair #Afro #Women #Love #Strength #Power #AyeshaCaselyHayford #Podcast
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Afro archives Podcast Show Two "Free the Hair" discussing the very important Chastity Jones case with amazing guest Professor Wendy Greene, who advised on the case and provided rationale. Talking grooming codes, and discrimination against black women and their hair. Also, chatting with BBC London Journalist Valley Fontaine, author of "How to Grow Longer, Healthier, Natural Hair whilst Wearing Weaves, Wigs and Braids, Like I Did!" #AfroArchives #Podcast #AfroHair #Afro #BlackWomen #WendyGreene #ValleyFontaine #FreeTheHair #AyeshaCaselyHayford #Blackhair
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Our First Afro Archives show "I Am Afro-Futurism" discussing the beginning of Afro Archives, the Afro Archives "A Performer's World" Series. We also chat Black Panther, Afro-Futurism and Akan proverb 'Sankofa'. Join the debate #AfroArchives #Afro #AfroHair #AfroFuturism #BlackPanther #Sankofa #Ghana #AyeshaCaselyHayford
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"I think my hair is beautiful. My hair is unique. And do you know what, I've learnt to love my hair".

Discussing hair, and hair relaxers with local beauty salons and actors on the Afro Archives Radio show at Wandsworth Radio. Read the transcript, listen to the podcast, enjoy the specially chosen playlist. Be part of the discussion.

#AfroArchives #Hair #AfroHair #HairRelaxers #WandsworthRadio #Afro #BlackWomen #Actors #Wandsworth #AyeshaCaselyHayford #HairTranscripts #HairTalks #HairJourney #BlackWoman #BlackHair #Performers
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