Foreword Reviews

Tell My Mother I Gone to Cuba

Stories of Early Twentieth-Century Migration from Barbados

2016 INDIES Finalist
Finalist, History (Adult Nonfiction)
Tags
#finalist
#history

Barbadians were among the thousands of British West Indians who migrated to Cuba in the early twentieth century in search of work. They were drawn there by employment opportunities fuelled largely by US investment in Cuban sugar plantations. "Tell My Mother I Gone to Cuba: Stories of Early Twentieth-Century Migration from Barbados" is their story. Read More