Events - Books, books, books

Events - Books, books, books

Some of our literature related events for Black History Month:

Take the Black Writers Challenge

  • find inspiration for future reading with Decolonise Your Bookshelves in 50 Books, join Brixton Radical Readers to discuss anti-imperialist African leader Thomas Sankara. Or read Surge, a poetry collection about the New Cross Fire, with Lambeth LGBTQ+ book group.
  • Meet unique writers Abi Dare, whose The Girl with the Louding Voice is one of the most loved books of the year, and Bernardine Evaristo – the autobiography of the first Black woman Booker prizewinner is also a “never give up” rallying cry.
  • Trinidadian creole (Kriol) language in Pleasantview, Celeste Mohammed’s look at Caribbean culture – already acclaimed in international fiction.

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