The Library Book Chain: Oona King shares past and present books…

The second link in the Library Book chain, nominated by Idris Elba…

Oona King; Baroness King of Bow, a Labour politician and former Chief Diversity Officer of Channel 4, in discussion with BBC’s Nick Higham on two of her chosen books; Vanity Fair by William Thackeray and Bringing Up Bodies by Hilary Mantel.

Ooona King & The Book Chain took place at LIBRARY St Martins Lane on Tuesday 29th of March 2016. For further info on Library events CLICK HERE.

Find out more about Oona King CLICK HERE

Filmed and edited by Kai Lutterodt. Special thanks to Oona King, Nick Higham and the Library.


18th April:“Diversity and the Media: The Black Presence In Contemporary European Societies – with Fred Kuwornu – BLAXPLOITALIAN” CLICK HERE to to book

Tue 19th April: “A face in a foreign space: personal growth through cultural experiences from travels” 6pm – 8pm UAL High holborn (LCF) G05 with networking and refreshments. FREE. (UAL Culture & Travel Society) CLICK HERE to book!

20th April: “Creating safe spaces for Black Women” UAL High Holborn (LCF) Room RSVP Bee

21st April: “Why does race matter in my learning environment?” Short film trailer and panel discussion 6pm – 9pm High Holborn, G05. CLICK Here to book!

22nd April: “Where We Are Now?“ – Student + Alumni presentations and networking event. 8.30pm CSM. FREE. CLICK HERE to book!

23rd April “Black Blossoms – A day of Radical Selfcare and Conversation on Mental Wellbeing in the Black Community.” CLICK HERE for more info

All events are FREE! Support by pre-ordering your Diversity Matters tote bag or mug for half price! From £3. Order

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