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Windrush Voices

November 16, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

In collaboration with Guyana SPEAKS, this event brings together performers, intellectuals and memoirists from across the generations of the UK’s Caribbean community. The afternoon will include Guyanese elder Joyce Trotman in conversation with BBC journalist Lainy Malkani, a spoken-word performance by the acclaimed Mr Gee, and a meditation on the contributions of the Windrush to British society by Prof William ‘Lez’ Henry (formerly Lezlee Lyrics). Bringing these individuals together will create an afternoon of entertainment and vibrant discussion on the Caribbean diaspora. There will be free Caribbean snacks and refreshments.

In partnership with

Guyana SPEAKS and University of London Press

Contact email address

jackdanielwebb@gmail.com

Booking required?

Yes


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Details

Date:
November 16
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Website:
https://ilas.sas.ac.uk/events/event/20179

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Description for print
We are bringing together performers, intellectuals and memoirists from across the generations of the UK's Caribbean community, including Aunty Joyce Trotman, Lainy Malkani, Mr Gee and Prof Lez Henry to create an afternoon of entertainment and stimulating discussion.
Is booking required?
Yes
Contact email address
jackdanielwebb@gmail.com
Event partners
Guyana SPEAKS and University of London Press
Region
London
City/town
London
Accessibility information
There is lift access to the Main Hall. For accessibility information please contact the venue.
Image copyright information
This image is from the public domain.

Venue

The Main Hall, Deptford Lounge
9 Giffin St
Deptford, London SE8 4RJ United Kingdom
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Accessibility information
There is lift access to the Main Hall. For accessibility information please contact the venue.
Phone:
020 8314 7288
Website:
http://deptfordlounge.org.uk/