Significant Black South Africans in Britain before 1912: Pan-African Organisations and the Emergence of South Africa's First Black Lawyers

@article{Killingray2012SignificantBS,
  title={Significant Black South Africans in Britain before 1912: Pan-African Organisations and the Emergence of South Africa's First Black Lawyers},
  author={David Killingray},
  journal={South African Historical Journal},
  year={2012},
  volume={64},
  pages={393 - 417}
}
  • D. Killingray
  • Published 7 August 2012
  • History
  • South African Historical Journal
Abstract Before 1912 a small number of black South Africans lived and studied in Britain. This experience of a ‘modern’ European industrial society, so different from the racially constructed states and colonies south of the Limpopo, exposed them to new ideas, freedoms and opportunities, including contacts with white sympathisers and patrons and with black people from the African diaspora. For some these were formative years which helped shape their political awareness and self-confidence as… 
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