Farran Golding is a freelance journalist from Wakefield, West Yorkshire, currently residing in Leeds. His work predominantly focuses on skateboarding – spanning the culture’s history, contemporary figures and nuanced aspects of its folklore in the form of interviews, essays and short films. He is regular contributing writer at Quartersnacks and Slam City Skates.
Past and present
Quartersnacks, Slam City Skates, Vans, The Scribe by Northern Monk Brew Co., Rough Trade Books, Louder Than Words Festival, Welcome Skate Store, Sidewalk Magazine
In Conversation with Craig Oldham – Louder Than Words Festival, 9th November 2019
BUBBLEGUM: A Short Film Exploring John Carpenter’s ‘They Live’ – Screening and Q&A, Louder Than Words Festival, 8th November 2019
BUBBLEGUM: A Short Film Exploring John Carpenter’s ‘They Live’ – Premiere, Village Books, 28th March 2019
First Class Hons BA Multimedia Journalism – Manchester Metropolitan University (2016 – 2019)