Sarah Smarsh writes powerfully about the experience of working poverty in the US.
Picture by Mark Vessey
The award-winning novelist Kerry Hudson is the first of an incredible group of writers and artists contributing to Project Twist-It EVERY MONTH on our blog page with reflections on their work and how, collectively, we can transform the way we talk about poverty. Check out her work!
By Lizzie Hodgson
When the opportunity arose for ThinkNation to work with Project Twist-It my immediate response was excitement and nervousness. Change the poverty narrative? Challenge poverty stigma? Include young people in the search for solutions to the negative stories we're told day in, day out about poverty?