Honouring the Windrush Generation and the generations that follow. 

Generations Dreaming took place on Monday 22nd June to celebrate National Windrush Day. Hosts Khadijah Ibrahiim and Emily Zobel Marshall were joined by four special guests throughout the evening -  Colin Grant, Linton Kwesi Johnson, Christella Litras and Camille Quamina - who discussed literature and music relating to the Windrush. 

A full recording of Generations Dreaming is available on our YouTube Channel.

You can also view the pre-recorded sections of the event individually. 

Linton Kwesi Johnson reading four of his poems: 



Extracts of Windrush literature read by creatives from across Leeds: 



If you would like to learn more about the experiences of the Windrush generation, take a look at our Windrush Learning Resource Reading List for some suggestions of where to start.