UCL Americas Caribbean Seminar Series | JAN 26 2022: Sowing Roots: Caribbean Garden Heritage in London

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Dear students, colleagues and friends,

 

We would like to invite you to the next online event in our Caribbean Seminar Series<https://www.ucl.ac.uk/americas/news-and-events/events/ucl-americas-caribbean-seminar-series>:

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Sowing Roots: Caribbean Garden Heritage in London

Janine Nelson (Garden Museum London), Dr Elizabeth Cooper (historian and curator), Dr Ekua McMorris (artist and photographer)

26 January 2022, 5:30pm-7pm

This seminar will explore a new oral history project and exhibition at the Garden Museum focused on the horticultural traditions that Caribbean people carried with them when they moved to the UK after World War II: from breadfruit, provision grounds, and botanical gardens, to chocho, ackee and the green spaces of South London. More information here<https://www.ucl.ac.uk/americas/events/2022/jan/sowing-roots-caribbean-garden-heritage-london>  |  Registration here<https://ucl.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0vdeCsqDgsG93208Eb7Y5i-8kfwO9k-7jw>

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We hope you will be able to join us, and/or help us disseminate this invitation amongst your networks as appropriate.

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