Iron in the Soul (1991)

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  • Featuring

    Stuart Hall Wes Hall

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year


  • Type


  • Category

    Non Fiction


Looks at the indelible mark of the British on the Caribbean. Reveals how today's 'British' West Indians have absorbed and adapted British culture - in their 300 year-old parliament, in their clubs and schools. The programme also includes a dramatisation of extracts from the diary of Thomas Thistlewood, an 18th century Jamaican overseer on a sugar plantation run by slave labour. Contributors to the programme include the Barbadian politician and cricketer Wes Hall.

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