Paula Akpan

Paula Akpan

Paula Akpan is a London-based journalist and speaker. She is a founding director of Black Girl Festival, the UK's first arts and & cultural festival celebrating black women and girls. She is also the co-founder of the "I'm Tired" Project, an award-winning photography campaign and international workshop programme.  

History

Black British history: A study in erasure

Black people are a part of the fabric of Britain, yet pupils are not taught the full story of Black history in schools.

Black British history: A study in erasure