GUILDFORD BOOK FESTIVAL
Venue: The Guildhall, High Street, GU1 3AA
Date: Thursday 10th October 2019 Time: 15.30 - 16.30
Price: Full price £9.00
Paul Arnott: Windrush - A Ship Through Time
In this fascinating biography Paul Arnott reveals the full story of a ship that changed so many lives. Built by German-Jewish shipbuilders in 1930 and requisitioned by the Nazis for propoganda‘cruises’, it was used to transport Norwegian Jews to Auschwitz, before being captured by the British and renamed. But it’s a single voyage from the Caribbean in June 1948 bringing the first-wave of black migrants that led to its name being ingrained in British history, a symbolic beginning to our multicultural nation, synonymous with injustices and cover-ups.
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