Links

 

These independent links may be of interest to readers.  We cannot be responsible for their content.

     

Africans in Yorkshire Project:  a community and Heritage Lottery Fund-backed project exploring the stories of people of African descent

 

Black Cultural Archives:  the only national heritage centre dedicated to collecting, preserving and celebrating the histories of African and Caribbean people

 

Bristol's Free Museums and Historic Houses:  Bristol's Black History

 

Dawn of the Unread:  an interactive graphic novel available across various media platforms

 

Five Leaves Bookshop:  Nottingham’s independent bookshop

 

Horniman Museums and Gardens:  African and Caribbean collections

 

Jamaican High Commission - UK

 

Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants:  fighting for justice and equality since 1967

 

National Caribbean Heritage Museum:  dedicated to commemorating and celebrating the Caribbean contribution to life in Nottingham and the UK

 

Museum of London Docklands - Windrush stories:  a selection of content that explores the history of the African-Caribbean community in London

 

National Museum Jamaica:  the National Museum Jamaica is the national agent for the collection, preservation and documentation of Jamaica’s material culture and aims to stimulate serious research and reflection on Jamaica’s history and contemporary life

 

National Museums Liverpool - International Slavery Museum:  increases the understanding of transatlantic, chattel and other forms of enslavement

 

Nottingham Black Archive:  dedicated to collecting, preserving and celebrating the histories of people of African descent in Nottingham

 

Patrick Vernon:  social commentator, campaigner and cultural historian - advocate for the Windrush generation, having launched Windrush Day on the 22nd of June


Pilots of the Caribbean:  volunteers of African Heritage in the Royal Air Force tells the inspirational story of the African-Caribbean personnel

 

University of Nottingham - Centre for Research in Race and Rights:  a leading centre for the study of race and rights, with a focus on global public engagement that challenges all forms of racism, discrimination and human rights violation

 

Vanley Burke:  British Jamaican photographer and artist

 

Windrush National Organisation:  formed to address and overcome barriers affecting the so-called Windrush Generation and their Descendants

 

 

also

 

Oswald George Powe:  Wikipedia article

 

 

  

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