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Black and British: An Illustrated History

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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. 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. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others.

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 . 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. These and many other questions are answered in this essential introduction to 1800 years of the Black British history.To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. it truly sings in picture book form with the history made even more vivid via a trove of old paintings, maps and photographs combined with bold artwork by Melleny Taylor and Jake Alexander. Displaying objects and artworks made in West Africa, the Caribbean, South America and Europe, this landmark exhibition also reveals the histories that have been silenced; not just stories of exploitation, but those of resilience and liberation, too. This exhibition explores some new stories from history – stories that help us to separate fact from fiction and history from myth. 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.From Roman Africans guarding Hadrian's Wall, to an African trumpeter in the court of Henry the Eighth, Black Georgians fighting for the abolition of slavery, Black soldiers fighting for Britain in the First World War, Windrush and right up today.

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