Lawrence Hill describes his ‘mixed experience’ meeting Queen Elizabeth

Lawrence Hill describes his ‘mixed experience’ meeting Queen Elizabeth

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by pmnationtalk on September 12, 2022246 Views

Credit: CBC News

Canadian author Lawrence Hill met Queen Elizabeth in 2009 after winning a Commonwealth writer’s prize. He tells Rosemary Barton about the conflict he felt meeting the monarch because of the Crown’s history involving slavery and the continued persecution of Indigenous peoples.

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