Colin Grant

Articles

 

The New York Review of Books

 

Britain's Debt to the Windrush Generation, 24 April 2018

 

Enoch, Bageye and Me, 4 April 2018

 

Peter Fryer and 'Thinking Black', 27 September 2018

 

The Guardian

 

The day I went looking for Bageye, 21 April 2012

 

As a child I plotted my father's murder, 26 September 2015

 

Marlon James's Booker win celebrated by Jamaican authors, 16 October 2015

 

'I willed him to wake up': epilepsy in art-and in life, 13 August 2016

 

Five books about the Windrush generation, 25 April 2018

 

Windrush Tales, 23 July 2018

 

V.S.Naipaul, 18 August 2018

 

We're still living with slavery, 23 March 2019

 

Get Up, Stand Up Now, 2 June 2019

 

The Telegraph

 

My brother died from epilepsy.  I wish he and I had understood the dangers, 22 August 2016

 

Granta

 

I&I: The natural mystics, Prologue: No Country for Old Men, 25 June 2010

 

Graft vs Host, 31 August 2012

 

Barnby Dun, 14 December 2015

 

The binoculars of Jah, 21 December 2016

 

The recall of Herman Harcourt, 3 August 2017

 

I’m black so you don’t have to be,  30 October 2018

 

BBC Ariel

 

Removing racist words neuters the past, 14 May 2014

 

GQ

 

Beyond the Legend-Marley & The Wailers

 

Huff Post

 

Dudus vs Usain Bolt

 

Boundless/Unbound

 

The Racial Aesthetics of Suffering

 

A Personal History of the Stop and Search laws

 

Prospect

 

How Jamaican reggae decolonised Britain,  6 November 2018

 

Also

 

Is Obama Channeling Marcus Garvey?

 

Invisible Man: Garvey or Obama