Margaret Omolola (Lola) Young YOUNG OF HORNSEY

Biography

Gender Female
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1951-06-01
Education Parliament Hill Comp Sch for Girls, New Coll of Speech and Drama London (Dip Dramatic Art, CertEd), Middx Univ (BA, PhD)
Publications N/A
Recreations reading, walking, all arts
Clubs Hosp
Style The Rt Hon the Lady Young of Hornsey, OBE
Career clerical and admin work in public utilities 1969-71, residential social worker London Borough of Islington 1971-73, professional actor 1976-84, co-dir and trg and devpt mangr Haringey Arts Cncl (HAC) 1985-89, enterprise offr Faculty of Educn and Performing Arts Middx Univ 1989-91, freelance lectr and arts conslt 1989-91, lectr in media studies Thames Valley Univ 1990-92, lectr rising to prof of cultural studies Middx Univ 1992-2001, project dir Archives and Museum of Black Heritage 1997-2001, head of culture GLA 2002-04, currently freelance cultural conslt; visiting prof of cultural studies Univ of São Paulo 1998; chair: Cultural Diversity Advsy Ctee Arts Cncl 2000-01, Arts Advsy Ctee Br Cncl 2004-08, Nitro (formerly Black Theatre Co-operative) 2004-10, Cwlth Gp on Culture and Devpt; memb: Bd inIVA (Inst for Int Visual Arts) 1994-2001, Visual Arts Panel Arts Cncl of England 1996-98 (memb Educn and Trg Sub-Ctee 1996-99), Theatre Ctee Arts Cncl of England 2000, Steering Gp on English Heritage (DCMS cmmnd review) 2000-02, Bd Resource: Cncl for Museums, Archives and Libraries 2000-02, Bd RNT 2000-03, Blue Plaques Sub-Ctee English Heritage 2001-03, Bd South Bank Centre 2002-10, Advsy Gp on Audiences and Access Natural History Museum 2003-06, DCMS Advsy Gp on Museums 2004, EU Select Ctee 2010- (chair Sub-Ctee G on Social Policies and Consumer Protection 2010-); external assessor Cmmn for Racial Equality Race in the Media Awards 1991-94; cmmr Royal Cmmn on Historic Manuscripts 2000-01; patron: Autograph 1997-2001, Action Space 2007-, Josephine Wolf Tst 2007-; series advsy ed Critical Photography (Manchester Univ Press) 1992, memb Editorial Collective Feminist Review 1992-94, memb Editorial Bd Parallax: Jl of Meta-discursive Theory 1994-, advsy ed Oxford Art Jl 1994-, conslt Companion to Black British History 2002; chair Panel of Judges Orange Prize for Fiction 1999; numerous radio and TV broadcasts, delivered keynote address and lectures at confs worldwide; memb Mgmnt Ctee Post-Adoption Centre 2000-03; memb Bd of Govrs Middx Univ 2002-03; FRSA 2000
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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