Events

Walking Tour

Saturday 8 November, 4 - 5.30pm

Rivington Place

London, UK

£5, booking recommended

Starting at The Black Chronicles II exhibition at Rivington Place and ending at Richmix, discover some of the key people and places which have shaped London’s culturally diverse East End.

Join us on The Missing Chapter history walk devised and led by historian S.I. Martin and historical figure Carlos Trower who will bring to life notable black individuals living around the areas of Shoreditch and Hoxton during the nineteenth century.

Part of the exhibition

Black Chronicles II

12 September - 29 November 2014

Rivington Place, London

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About S.I. Martin

S I Martin specialises in the fields of Black British history and literature, working with museums, archives and the education sector to bring diverse histories to wider audiences. Martin has published five books of historical fiction and non-fiction for adult and teenage readers including: Incomparable World, Britain’s Slave Trade, Jupiter Williams, Jupiter Amidships and Lambeth 1807.

Additional Info

The walking tour will start at:
Rivington Place
London
EC2A 3BA

T: +44 (0)207 749 1240
E: info@rivingtonplace.org

The tour will end approimately 6pm at:
Projection of the Kings Indian Orderly Indian Army
Rich Mix Centre, Bethnal Green