David Olusoga at Edinburgh International Book Festival

David Olusoga at Edinburgh International Book Festival
  • Garden Theatre
    Garden Theatre
  • 17/08/2017 16:00 - 17/08/2017 18:00


Tickets: https://www.edbookfest.co.uk/the-festival/whats-on/david-olusoga

In Black and British, award-winning historian and broadcaster David Olusoga offers a revealing exploration of the extraordinarily long relationship between the British Isles and the people of Africa. Drawing on new research, original records and expert testimony Olusoga shows that since the Romans arrived, black and white Britons have been intimately intertwined in the cultural and social fabric of the nation. Part of their Age of Political Earthquakes series of events.

David Olusoga is a British-Nigerian historian, broadcaster and BAFTA award-winning presenter and filmmaker. His previous books include The Kaiser's Holocaust and The World's War. He was also a contributor to The Oxford Companion to Black British History.