The First Black Brummies | A Very British History

Poet Sue Brown looks at what life was like in the postwar years for Birmingham's Caribbean community as they asked questions about their own identity and place in British society.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 58'58''
  • Broadcast year: 2018
Curriculum Connection
  • Sociology | How are youth subcultures formed? Why do they develop? | Theoretical views of the role of youth culture and subcultures: functionalism, Marxism/neo-Marxism, feminism, postmodernism. Subcultures.

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  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC One West Midlands
  • Programme: A Very British History
  • Series: 1
  • Episode: The First Black Brummies