Tributes to Kamau Brathwaite continue

We continue to compile material from various individuals for a forthcoming detailed memorial essay on our friend Kamau who died on 4 February.

Peepal Tree Press have paid tribute to the academic and poet at

The Death of Kamau Brathwaite

It was with sadness that we received news of the death of the academic and poet Kamau Brathwaite in his home island of Barbados yesterday.

Black Liberation in the Age of Trump - Link to Online Copy of Abdul Alkalimat's Lecture

As mentioned in our recent Newsletter No. 27, here is the link to the presentation delivered by Abdul Alkalimat on 15 January 2020:

Newsletter 27

Welcome to our 27th Newsletter and our first of this new decade. Most of you would already have received it via email and it shall also be sent out via Mailchimp. Bear with us as we sort out the link for the slaper of our first public event this year: Abdul Alkalimat's presentation Black Liberation in the Age of Trump which took place on 15 January. 

Black Liberation in the Age of Trump: Wednesday 15 January

Happy New Year to You!

Temporary Closure of George Padmore Institute: 20 December 2019-5 January 2020

We will be closing the George Padmore Institute from Friday 20 December 2019. We will reopen on Monday 6 January 2020. 


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