sun10sep7:30 pmsun8:30 pmDispatches from the Diaspora: From Nelson Mandela to Black Lives MatterGary Younge


September 10, 2023 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm(GMT+01:00)

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Broadcaster, author and former editor-at-large of The Guardian, Gary Younge accompanied Nelson Mandela on his first election campaign, entered New Orleans days after Hurricane Katrina, watched the Black Lives Matter movement take off from a St Louis suburb, witnessed the effects of Covid on Black communities and has interviewed icons from Maya Angelou to Desmond Tutu. Join him as he shares his dispatches from the frontline of global events translating history into words ‘fused with truth, power and illumination’ (David Lammy).

‘Gary Younge writes with Swiss-watch attention to detail about the things that really matter’. (Lenny Henry)

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