I’m Black So You Don’t Have to Be
A memoir told through a series of intimate intergenerational portraits, I’m Black So You Don’t Have To Be, explores Colin Grant’s own shifting sense of his identity. Collectively these stories build into poignant and insightful testimony of Black British experience.
Written with the intrigue, nuance, beauty and wit of short stories, and with the veracity and painful revelation of memoir, Grant’s new book is an unforgettable exploration of family and generational change. To discuss the major themes within his memoir, Grant will be joined by award-winning writer and journalist, Gary Younge.