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Mother Country Readings

Charlie Brinkhurst-Cuff

'Women Before Windrush'

Journalist, editor, features writer, columnist and

creative with focuses on investigations, race,

lifestyle, travel, media, youth culture and social


Charlie reads 'Women Before Windrush' from 'Mother Country: Real Stories of the Windrush Children'.

Edited by Charlie Brinkhurst-Cuff, Mother Country: Real Stories of the Windrush Children, is a leading new exploration of the Windrush generation featuring David Lammy, Lenny Henry, Corinne Bailey Rae, Sharmaine Lovegrove, Hannah Lowe, Jamz Supernova, Natasha Gordon and Rikki Beadle-Blair.

MOTHER COUNTRY read by Charlie Brinkhurst-Cuff
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Kimberly McIntosh

'Barrel Children'

Kimberly reads 'Barrel Children' from 'Mother Country: Real Stories of the Windrush Children'. Edited: Charlie Brinkhurst-Cuff

Kimberly holds a Master’s degree in International Migration and Public Policy from the London School of Economics and a First Class Honours Degree in History from the University of Manchester. For her Master’s thesis, Kimberly explored the relationship between integration and identity of the Jamaican diaspora in the UK and Jamaica’s development policy.

Commissioned by cultural solutions UK as part of the Windrush Day 2020 celebrations and Black History Month 2020 -

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