Understanding Race on Black London history walk

Posted in Articles, History, Media Archive, Social Science, United Kingdom on 2015-09-08 20:13Z by Steven

Understanding Race on Black London history walk

Sociology in the City: blogging from Sociology at the University of Westminster
University of Westminster
London, United Kingdom

Students of the first year module Understanding Race went on a walking tour this morning, led by the writer and historian Steve Martin.

Challenging the popular idea that race in Britain is a phenomenon of post-WW2 immigration, Steve gave us an insight into the longstanding presence of non-white people in London’s history, with a focus on people of African and African-Carribean heritage…

Read the entire article here.

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