African Stories in Hull & East Yorkshire Project Updates
C. L. R. James
On Tuesday, we released a story on C. L. R. James written by guest writer Ed Hardiman. James is probably most well-known for his book entitled The Black Jacobins: Toussaint L’Ouverture and the San Domingo Revolution published in 1938. While there has been much written about James, this article details his special connection with Hull.
To read about C. L. R. James click here
Picture Blog #9: 'Uncle Tom'
The ninth image in our Picture Blog series depicts an older man of African descent with a white beard labelled as ‘Uncle Tom’. It is held by Hull Museums but is currently not on display. Click here to see the image.
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