Bernardine Evaristo & Vee Kativhu: The Power of Resilience

Not Giving Up with Bernardine Evaristo and Vee Kativhu

Age: Key Stages 4 – 5; S 4 – 6

Subject: PSHE

Topic: Not Giving Up

Two years after her novel Girl, Woman, Other made her the first Black woman ever to win the prestigious Booker Prize, Bernardine Evaristo returned to Eltham Hill School, the secondary school she attended as a girl, to inspire and engage the current generation of students. In conversation with YouTube visionary, Vee Kativhu, she discussed resilience and the importance of not giving up.