Sir Ian Blatchford In conversation with Amanda Khozi Mukwashi – A Science Museum Group Open Talk

Science Museum Group Chief Executive Sir Ian Blatchford is joined in conversation by Christian Aid CEO Amanda Khozi Mukwashi, author of the thought-provoking exploration of identity, race and culture, But Where Are You Really From?

In But Where Are You Really From? Amanda Khozi Mukwashi tells the story of her experience as a Christian black woman with Zambian heritage, born and living in the UK. The book, her first, explores issues of race and culture and how it feels to be judged on skin colour when identity is made up of so many things.

Copies of Amanda’s book are available to purchase here https://spckpublishing.co.uk/but-where-are-you-really-from

**** This event is a part of the Science Museums Group’s Open Talk programme, a series of events that aims to promote STEM to everyone and to encourage an understanding of both the causes and effects of discrimination. Find out more about Open Talk https://www.sciencemuseum.org.uk/see-and-do/open-talk

Read the Science Museum Group Open for All blog here: https://www.sciencemuseumgroup.org.uk/category/open-for-all/

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