Deborah May, Programme Officer (South West)

Deborah among other things is a keen reader, drawer, bread baker, eater, traveller and runner. She studied World Literature and Theatre at the University of Glasgow, after which she spent two years programming and coordinating for Africa in Motion Film Festival and ‘Share My Table’, a multi-arts integration project led by the Scottish Refugee Council. Alongside working at First Story she runs food-led social enterprise Küche. Her favourite story book is Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys and her favourite cook book is Persiana by Sabrina Ghayour.