E.R. Braithwaite

E.R. Braithwaite

Eustace Edward Ricardo Braithwaite , publishing as E. R. Braithwaite, was a Guyanese-born British-American novelist, writer, teacher, and diplomat, best known for his stories of social conditions and racial discrimination against black people. He was the author of the 1959 novel 'To Sir, With Love', which was made into a 1967 British drama film of the same title, starring Sidney Poitier and Lulu. Wikipedia*

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E.R. Braithwaite has two videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2001 Speech as an Author. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2007 with an average of 429 views per program.

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Ambassador, United Nations, Guyana c. January 1, 1967 - c. December 31, 1969 Videos: 1 Author c. January 1, 1959 - December 12, 2016 Videos: 1

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  • <em>To Sir, With Love</em>

    To Sir, With Love

    Ambassador E. R. Braithwaite was interviewed by John Andrews about his memoir To Sir, with Love, first published in 1959. It…

  • <em>To Sir With Love</em>

    To Sir With Love

    At GUYAID’s sixteenth annual Mother’s Day celebration, E.R. Braithwaite, the author of To Sir With Love, talked about the…

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