Lost Legends: 30 Years 30 Voices


Lost Legends: 30 Years 30 Voices, is an exciting publication recording the contributions and perspectives of Leicester trailblazers from the African and African-Caribbean Diaspora as part 30 anniversary celebration of Black History Month in 2017.  30 Years 30 Voices celebrates the impact they have made on the cultural landscape of the city.

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This publication presents 30 unique voices, who have been involved as community activists or performed at Black History Month events over the past 30 years. The contributors also reflect upon their experiences and importance of education about Black History and their thoughts for the future. Above all, Lost Legends: 30 Years 30 Voices is a celebration of the strength, perseverance and character of the authors and other key participants who have been a part of change.

“Black history is all around us every day not just for the month, we are so blessed by Black people around us and equally we can learn so much from the successes of others…”
Derrick ‘Mr Motivator’ Evans


Joe Allen
Mellow Baku
Pamela Campbell-Morris
Paulo Carnoth
George Cole
Derrick ‘Mr Motivator’ Evans
Dorothy Francis
Cheddi Gore
Tony Graves
Philip Herbert
Donna Jackman
Louise Katerega
Duncan Lawrence
Carol Leeming
Michael Lewis
Iris Lightfoote
Tara Lopez
Madu Messenger
Elvy Morton
Florence Nyahwa
Suzanne Overton-Edwards
Shakha Palmer
Victor Richards
Brian Simmonds
Julie D Smith
Greg Smith
Dianne Van-der-Westhuizen
Boston Williams
Freedom Tariq Zampaladus
Pawlet Brookes

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Design by The Unloved


Publication Year: 2017
ISBN: (Paperback) 978-0-9926319-4-9
ISBN: (eBook) 978-1-913862-00-8