Lawrence Scott, FRSL, the award winning local author from Trinidad & Tobago will be in conversation with Nicole Rachelle-Moore, cultural consultant with the George Padmore Institute, and reading from his new novel Dangerous Freedom published by the Caribbean/London based Papillote Press.
Dangerous Freedom is a novel based on local 18th century history of Highgate and Hampstead, portraying the life and times of the mixed-race woman, Dido Belle, who lived at Kenwood House with Lord and Lady Mansfield. This is a new perspective on her life from the point of view of Dido when she is a married woman, Elizabeth d’Aviniere, telling the story of her past and her present life.
Books will be on sale by the famous, 55 year old Finsbury Park, black-owned Bookshop, New Beacon Books.
Price: free (check website for capacity in line with current government guidance).
No parking available at OmVed.