Windrush Day 2019 - The Culture& Memory Archives

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London Metropolitan Archives

40 Northampton Road

Farringdon

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FREE DEMENTIA-ACCESSIBLE EVENT

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Culture& is pleased to invite you to a celebration of African Caribbean cultural heritage through sensory reminiscence with archival records, music and food in collaboration with the London Metropolitan Archives and the Friends of the Huntley Archives at LMA.

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11am - 3pm: The West Indian Front Room

Artist Michael McMillan’s iconic installation that recalls the best room in the Caribbean home of the 1960s

11am - 3pm: Interactive Sound and Visual Archives

Accessible recordings and documents from the Culture& and Friends of the Huntley Archives at the London Metropolitan Archives

11.45am and 1.30pm: Caribbean Folk Music Workshops

Flute, percussion, song and storytelling with Keith Waithe and Sandra Agard

From 12.30pm: Homemade Caribbean Refreshments

Tasty Caribbean treats made with traditional ingredients and recipes

Photo: Eric and Jessica Huntley, founders of Bogle-L'Ouverture Publications. Courtesy of the Huntley Archives at the London Metropolitan Archives

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40 Northampton Road

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