Arts
Arts > Soul mates: give those guys a show

19 July 2017 | by D.J. Taylor

Soul mates: give those guys a show

RADIO

 

The “Soul of a Nation” exhibition, which opened last week at Tate Modern, offered Free Thinking (12 July) a welcome opportunity to explore some of the connections between black American art in the age of Eldridge Cleaver and Angela Davis and the UK’s very own late 1960s and 1970s Black Panther movement. The British Film Institute’s Gaylene Gould came hotfoot from the Tate, and there were interesting contributions from the poet Sandeep Parmar. But the absolute highlight of Rana Mitter’s round table was his sit-down with the veteran writer-activists Linton Kwesi Johnson and H.O. Nazareth.





Subscriptions

Subscribe to The Tablet from just £19.99 quarterly
3 options available
Subscribe




Share this story

Article List


Post a Comment

You can post as a subscriber user...


User Comments (0)


Latest Issue
Digital/PDF Version

PDF version (iPad-friendly)

Previous Issues
Tablet Subscription

Manage my subcription here

Manage
Top