The life and legacy of Claudia Jones

The life and legacy of Claudia Jones

A SERTUC Race Relations Committee event to remember Claudia Jones who founded Britain’s first Black newspaper, The West Indian Gazette and Afro-Asian Caribbean News, in 1958. She was also one of the founders of the Notting Hill Carnival, as a community led response to the Notting Hill race riots of 1958.

  • Friday 6 March 2015, 6-9pm
  • Congress House, Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3LS

Speakers include:

  • Judy Richards – SERTUC Race Relations Committee
  • Professor Mary Davis
  • Marika Sherwood
  • Alex Pascall

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