European views

Tessa Bartley

Drawing on items in the British Library and other collections such as the Royal College of Music and Wandsworth Local History Service, Mike Philips's second exhibition, Black Europeans features five people of African descent who have made a contribution to mainstream European culture and society. The site has essays about Alexander Pushkin, Alexandre Dumas, George Polgreen Bridgetower, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor and John Archer with photographs and audio clips.

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