The October 2009 issue of the journal Race & Class is a festschrift dedicated to radical educationalist Chris Searle on his sixty-fifth birthday.
Englishman – A. Sivanandan
An insurrection in words: East End voices in the 1970s – Tony Harcup
Teaching tough kids: Searle and Stepney – Bob Davis
Chris Searle: Funk Brother number one – Jonathan Scott
The pitch of the world: cricket and Chris Searle – Claire Westall and Neil Lazarus
More than words: Chris Searle’s approach to critical literacy as cultural action – Colin Lankshear and Michele Knobel
Earl Marshal School: towards an inclusive education – Ahmed Gurnah
Mozambique diary – Basil Davidson
A British anti-imperialist lion in the Grenada revolution – Didacus Jules
Review: Forward Groove: jazz and the real world from Louis Armstrong to Gilad Atzmon By CHRIS SEARLE reviewed by Mary Ellison
Tributes by Andy Croft, Colin Prescod, Jenny Bourne, Danny Reilly, and Gary Pulsifer
Bibliography of Chris Searle’s publications compiled by Frances Webber
Race & Class is published quarterly, in January, April, July and October, by Sage Publications for the Institute of Race Relations; individual subscriptions are £27/$47, for four issues, with an introductory rate of £20/$35 for new subscribers.