Gary Younge, Caryl Phillips & others (26 Feb)

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Guardian journalist Gary Younge, internationally renowned writer Caryl Phillips, acclaimed poet Zena Edwards and others are taking part in a series of events in Leeds on Friday 26th February organised by the Leeds University School of English in collaboration with the Remember Oluwale charity.

The events include sessions on radical gardening (work on the Oluwale Memorial Garden in Leeds starts in April);  the issues raised by #blacklivesmatter in the USA and the UK; Corinne Silva’s haunting film meditating on David Oluwale; poetry and music; culminating in an interview with Caryl Phillips on his account of Oluwale’s life and death in his book Foreigners: Three English Lives. 

More information here 

Tickets are free but need to be booked on Eventbrite, which also gives all the times and venues for the events. Click  here to book