Betwixt The Sheets: The History of Sex, Scandal & Society

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Black Victorians

Ep. 49

Why is there an assumption that Victorian Britain was white? Who does this mean is missing from our history books? And how can we find out more about the lives of black people in the Victorian Era?


Today, Kate is joined by Dr Keshia Abrahams and Dr John Woolf, authors of ‘Black Victorians: Hidden in History’. Keshia and John introduce us to physician George Rice, abolitionist Sarah Parker Remond and more.


Produced by Charlotte Long and Sophie Gee. Mixed by Sophie Gee.


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