Black and British: An Illustrated History

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Black and British: An Illustrated History

Black and British: An Illustrated History

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He presents the long-running BBC history series A House Through Time and wrote and presented the multi-award winning BBC series Britain’s Forgotten Slave Owners. Maps and portrait galleries effortlessly convey how Black and British history have been woven together since the Roman invasion.

These and many other questions are answered in this essential introduction to 1800 years of the Black British history. He is the Creative Director of Uplands Television Limited, a Bristol based independent production company, through which he develops and exec-produces history and arts projects. David Olusoga's thought provoking text charts the forgotten histories of Black people in Britain from Roman times right through to the present day. He is a contributor to the Oxford Companion to Black British History and in 2019 was awarded an OBE for services to history and community integration. This children's edition of the bestseller Black and British: A Forgotten History is beautifully illustrated in full-colour with maps, portrait galleries, timelines, photos and portraits.It shows how through resisting colonial slavery, people produced new cultures known as the Black Atlantic, that continue to shape our world. He is Professor of Public History at the University of Manchester, the author of several books and a columnist for the Observer, The Voice and BBC History Magazine , also writing for the Guardian and the New Statesman . Hepresents the long-running BBC history series A House Through Time and wrote and presented the multi-award winning BBC series Britain’s Forgotten Slave Owners. Historic works are shown alongside modern and contemporary works by artists including Barbara Walker, Donald Locke, Alberta Whittle and Keith Piper that challenge and reflect on hidden and untold stories.

David is a Fellow of both the Royal Society of Literature and the Royal Historical Society and sits on the Scott Trust. Acknowledging this story for the first time has led to new discoveries about the objects Fitzwilliam donated, the people who collected them, and the cultures that created them. The 103 third parties who use cookies on this service do so for their purposes of displaying and measuring personalized ads, generating audience insights, and developing and improving products.

Refunds for correctly delivered and undamaged items are available within 30 days of the goods' receipt. He often makes work based on popular culture and current events, having created a Star Wars -themed zine and portraits of public figures such as Taika Waititi and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. David was also one of the presenters on the BBC landmark arts series Civilizations alongside Simon Schama and Mary Beard. Olusoga’s celebrated title is now available in a beautiful and absorbing illustrated format that invites readers from seven and up to pore over its pages.



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