Sarah Hesketh


The Memory Makers Project for Holocaust Memorial Day 2015


The Memory Makers project pairs survivors of genocide with a range of artists, who are responding to their life stories by creating a work of art. The artists involved include film makers, visual artists as well as illustrators and a ceramicist, as well as myself and the writer and broadcaster Stephen Fry. The aim of Memory Makers […]

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The Hard Word Box is published!

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I’m delighted to say that the book inspired by my 2013 residency with Age Concern Central Lancashire has now been published!   In 2013 I spent 20 weeks visiting a residential care home for people with dementia. The result is The Hard Word Box, a book of poems and verbatim interviews that takes the reader […]

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