African School Publicity

The Working Men's College programme for Black History Month  2011. Here are the WMC links

Natty Mark contributed articles to the educational pack for Sancho - An Act of Rememberance; an Oxford Playhouse production.

Apologies for the lack of punctuation in sections of  Distant Quartet. After the final editing, time limiting, re-punctuation was overlooked. 

Grant boost for classes on African history

A REGGAE-LOVING youth worker is celebrating after banking £800 to help run classes on African history. 



Mark Samuels, right, with from left Christine Chambers, Junie James and Chaka Artwell who are also involved in the classes.  


Mark Samuels – known as Natty Mark – has secured the cash thanks to Oxfordshire County Council’s community support fund, to provide books and teaching materials. 


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Oxford Mail  29th April 2010

'Out of Africa' and into the classroom

A  YOUTH worker is trying to dispel negative myths about Africa by spreading the word about the continent and its history.

Natty Samuels, who lives in East Oxford, set up his African School on the city’s Blackbird Leys estate, to inspire local people about different cultures, traditions and customs.


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