Thursday, 22 November 2012
Profile about Music and Liberation
Although describing herself primarily as a researcher, Deborah Withers is also an artist, curator, musician, publisher and writer who sees herself as existing between different worlds: “I enjoy doing things which are hands on and practical, like publishing and making exhibitions. Communicating research to wider audiences is very important to me.” With a PhD about the work of Kate Bush, music has always been an important part of her life, and Withers has played instruments and written songs since she was a teenager. She now plays in a band called bellies!, together with her girlfriend, Natalie.
To read the rest of this article, please buy the December 2012 issue of Diva magazine