Getting to know my mother, punk icon Poly Styrene

My mother is the late British punk icon Marianne Joan Elliott-Said, better known as Poly Styrene. Before I came into the picture, she had been a leading figure in the UK punk scene as the first woman of colour to lead a punk band, X-Ray Spex. And, she was one of the first black women … Continue reading Getting to know my mother, punk icon Poly Styrene