Thinking English: Defining The Indigenous Briton

A week ago, I someone said to me “You don’t look British.” It’s not the first time this has happened but it made me think.

When I was a boy, going to school in Northamptonshire, I saw too much of white culture’s toxicities for someone of my age, a boy forced to look at the world through othered visions so young. I was raised by parents who were born in the late 1960s / early 1970s, growing up in the 1980s — children of the Windrush Generation made to feel as unwelcome…

Writer-Public Historian | Poet | Speaker: Race in arts/humanities, Black History, dyspraxia/autism | Work: tre@treventour.com | Neurodivergent

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Tré Ventour-Griffiths

Tré Ventour-Griffiths

Writer-Public Historian | Poet | Speaker: Race in arts/humanities, Black History, dyspraxia/autism | Work: tre@treventour.com | Neurodivergent

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