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Bringing Books to Life: "The Lonely Londoners"

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Bringing Books to Life


Presentation and readings of extracts from the iconic chronicle of post-war Caribbean migration to Britain.

Date & time

Date:24 June 2022

Time:5.30pm to 6.15pm

Event Details

Address:Southwark Heritage Centre and Walworth Library
147 Walworth Rd, London SE17 1RW

Post code:SE17 1RW


The Lonely Londoners is Samuel Selvon’s novel, narrated in creolized English, that most effectively depicts the daily experiences of those migrants from Africa and the Caribbean arrived in London after the end of WW2.



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