Emmanuel College

Barry Reckord Born Barrington John Reckord in 1926, Kingston Jamaica, "Barry" was a Jamaican playwright who is recognised as one of the earliest Caribbean writers to »

Professor Ato Quayson

Professor Ato Quayson is a leading academic and literary critic whose works on African literature, postcolonial studies, urban studies and in literary theory have been widely »

About Us: Our History

Our History The Black Cantabs Research Society is a culmination of several projects and movements that had begun long before its launch. We recognise the efforts »

Clare College

Prof Henry Louis Gates Jr. A renown literary critic, historian, filmmaker, teacher and public intellectual, Prof. Henry Louis Gates Jr. was born in 1950, in West »

Christ's College

Dr Davidson Nicol Davidson was born in 1924 in Freetown, the capital city of Sierra Leone. His family belonged to the Creole minority who were an »

Churchill College

Njabulo Simakahle Ndebele was born on 4 July 1948 in Johannesburg to Nimrod Njabulo Ndebele and Makhosazana Regina Tshabangu. Ndebele completed his matric at St Christopher’ »

Queens' College

Dr Thomas Risley Odhiambo The Late Dr Thomas Risley Odhiambo (1959) (born.Fev 4, 1931- died May 26, 2003) Thomas odhiambo was a prominent Kenyan scientist »