Race, Sexuality and Identity in Britain and Jamaica: The Biography of Patrick Ne – Gemma Romain


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This is a biography of the extraordinary, but ordinary life of, Patrick Nelson. His experiences touched on some of the most important and intriguing historical themes of the twentieth century. He was a black migrant to interwar Britain; an aristocrat’s valet in rural Wales; a Black queer man in 1930s London; an artist’s model; a law student, a recruit to the Auxiliary Military Pioneer Corps and Prisoner of War during the Second World War.