Archive for October, 2012

THE BLACK PIONEERS OF BRITISH FOOTBALL

Posted in Articles, Black British Literature, Black History, Black History Month, Books, Community, Current Affairs, Education, Newsletter, Publications, Television, Uncategorized, Writing with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , on October 2, 2012 by http://panthernewsletter1.wordpress.com

 

Arthur wharton

Black football players have constantly graced the football stadia in Britain since 1881, when Andrew Watson captained a Scottish team against England. Check out THE BLACK PIONEERS OF BRITISH FOOTBALL who paved the way for today’s modern black football players; here…

TRIBUTE TO OUR S/HEROES VOLUME I

Posted in Articles, Black British Literature, Black History, Black History Month, Books, Community, Current Affairs, Education, Newsletter, Publications, Television, Uncategorized, Writing with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , on October 2, 2012 by http://panthernewsletter1.wordpress.com

 

ALEXANDRE DUMAS

Alexandre Dumas was one of the most famous French writers of the 19th century. He is best known for his historical adventure novels like The Three MusketeersThe Count of Monte Cristo and The Man in the Iron MaskDumas’ grandfather was a French nobleman who had settled in Santo Domingo, now part of Haiti. His paternal grandmother, Marie Louise Cessette Dumas was African/Caribbean, who had been a slave in the French colony. Read more about our S/HEROES here…