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The War Babies of Black GIs and White British Women

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  • User Professor Lucy Bland (Professor of Social and Cultural History, Anglia Ruskin University)
  • ClockTuesday 20 October 2020, 18:00-19:00
  • HouseOnline via zoom.

If you have a question about this talk, please contact Dr Stephen Wilford.

Drawing on over fifty interviews undertaken by the speaker, the paper will explore some of the experiences of the children born in the 2nd World War to Black GIs and British white women, particularly focusing on the racism they underwent, their felt exclusion from ‘Britishness’ and their long search for a sense of belonging.

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