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David Olusoga: ‘Black people were told that they had no history'

27 days ago   |   By The Guardian

The historian and TV presenter on the story of former slave Olaudah Equiano and the significance of Black History Month Historian and broadcaster David Olusoga has been the face of a decolonial turn in British broadcasting that, in recent years, with series including the Bafta-winning Brit ain's Forgotten Slave Owners , A House Through Time and Black and British: A Forgotten History , has inspired new conversations about injustice in the story of Britain and Britishness in living rooms across the country. Anticipating this year's Black History Month , he has contributed a foreword to the...
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