Scaachi Koul

Senior Writer, Buzzfeed

Scaachi Koul is a senior writer at Buzzfeed. Born and raised in Calgary, she attended the School of Journalism at Ryerson University. Before joining Buzzfeed in 2015, she worked for The Huffington Post Canada, Maclean’s, Hazlitt and freelanced for various publications including Toronto Life, The Globe and Mail, the National Post, the Toronto Star, Maisonneuve and Canadian Business. She has also contributed to The New Yorker‘s “Shouts & Murmurs” column.

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Best Practices for Equity-Driven Acquisitions: Shifting from Gatekeeping to Spacemaking

The “gatekeeping” framework of our industry is a major structural hurdle to diversity and inclusion in publishing. It is not enough to recognize our biases and stop doing harm (though that’s a key first step). We need to brainstorm ways to repair the historical damage done to our cultural institutions and artists. How do we […]