Colin Grant was elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 2020.
Colin Grant is an author, historian, and Associate Fellow in the Centre for Caribbean Studies. His five books include the memoir, Bageye at the Wheel, which was shortlisted for the Pen/Ackerley Prize, 2013. His latest book is Homecoming: Voices of the Windrush Generation.
As a producer for the BBC, Grant directed several radio drama documentaries including A Fountain of Tears: The Murder of Federico Garcia Lorca. He also writes for The Guardian, TLS and New York Review of Books.
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