1st - 5th February 2024 | Hotel Clarks Amer, Jaipur

Alex Renton

Alex Renton is a British-Canadian journalist and author. His most recent book, Blood Legacy, long-listed for the Baillie Gifford Prize, examined the legacies of British colonialism and transatlantic slavery through his own family's history with the EIC and as slave and plantation owners in the Caribbean. Renton’s experiences in elite boarding schools led to a book, Stiff Upper Lip, and TV and radio programmes examining a culture of child abuse and cover-up in British institutions and its effects in the UK and beyond.


22 Jan | 04:00 PM - 04:50 PM | Venue - Bank of Baroda CHARBAGH

185. Blood Legacy

Alex Renton in conversation with Sathnam Sanghera

23 Jan | 01:00 PM - 01:50 PM | Venue - DURBAR HALL

221. The Slave Trade

Kris Manjapra and David Olusoga in conversation with Alex Renton

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