Dr Andrea Malam BEM
In the next instalment of Meet the Author, we meet Dr Andrea Malam BEM. Andrea is a multi-award-winning Leader in Diversity, author, speaker, role model, and trustee/founder of the charity Saving Dreams. We are proud to have Andrea as the Diversity & Inclusion Ambassador of Book Brilliance Publishing.
She is the author of two anthologies: Anglo-Indians Abroad and Bias Breakers.
Describe your book in less than 30-50 words.
Bias Breakers: Breaking down the barriers of discrimination is a collection of stories by those who have triumphed against the odds. Bias Breakers is a call to arms, inspiring action for positive change.
Why did you want to write a book?
I am on a mission to spotlight the urgency of shared understanding amongst different backgrounds and cultures, creating a better world in which to live.
Who is your book aimed at?
The book is aimed at change-makers who want to make a difference to the world around them, whether at home or at work.
What is your vision for your book?
My vision highlights the growing multiculturalism taking place in the UK and beyond so that communities and businesses can further understand and show empathy to a range of biases within society.
What is your favourite book and why?
The Power of Letting Go by John Purkiss. Purkiss explains why we should let go and how we can do it. When you learn to let go, your life will take off.