Book Reversing Sail

Reversing Sail: A History of the African Diaspora by Michael A Gomez 

(Cambridge Studies on the African Diaspora) Paperback – 30 Sept. 2019

Click here to access the first 26 pages FREE

Book Race Space and Multiculturalism in Northern England

Book hits back at claims M62 corridor towns show multiculturalism has failed, Yorkshire Post, 25 June 2020

Book The Old Drift

‘The great African novel of the 21st century’: Namwali Serpell wins Arthur C Clarke award, the Guardian, 23 September 2020

Book Azadi

Azadi by Arundhati Roy, review: an eloquent and scorching indictment of the growing authoritarianism of Hindu nationalism, the Independent, 23 September 2020

Book In Black and White

Black barrister mistaken for defendant three times in one day by court staff, Metro, 28 September 2020

Book Il etaient dix BD

‘N-word’ scrapped from French edition of Agatha Christie novel, RFI, 26 August 2020

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Nicolas Sarkozy in racism row after suggesting people can’t say ‘monkey’ anymore due to book renaming, The Independent, 12 September 2020

WRITING COMPETITION

Sampad Writing Competition

“My City My Home, is a creative writing competition with a focus on women from Birmingham, Bangladesh and Pakistan. Our cities are a melting pot of cosmopolitan cultures. Yet, there is distinctiveness and roots that connect to the past.”

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EVENTS

21 October 2020

Book 100 Great Black Britons

THRIVE Hachette’s Black History Month – Black Activism (Online)

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Related Resources via 100greatblackbritons.co.uk here

 

23 – 25 October 2020

Book Home Event

Manchester Literature Festival 2020 (Online)

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