Notes

Here are the notes referenced in the back of Taking Up Space, for further reading.

 

Introduction

8 ‘whitest universities in the country . . .’

https://www.undergraduate.study.cam.ac.uk/files/ publications/ug_admissions_statistics_2017_cycle_2.pdf Published May 2018.

 

Getting In

22 ‘In 2017-18, UK domiciled . . .’

https://www.advance-he.ac.uk/resources/2018_HE-stats- report-students.pdf

Published in 2018.

 

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22 ‘But as Professor of Race and Gender Heidi Mirza states . . .’ Heidi Safia Mirza, Race, Gender and Educational Desire: Why Black Women Succeed and Fail

Published 2009.

26 ‘But with black Caribbean students three times . . .’ https:// www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-44886153 Published in July 2018.

28 ‘Recruit more students from exclusively . . .’ https://www. suttontrust.com/newsarchive/oxbridge-over-recruits-from- eight-schools/

Published in December 2018.

28 ‘Around 7 per cent of all UK school pupils attend’ https:// guidetoindependentschools.com/key-independent-school- statistics/

30 ‘What it’s like being black and working class at Cambridge’ http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsbeat/article/41696224/what- its-like-being-black-and-working-class-at-cambridge Published October 2017.

31 ‘ . . . university student in the UK receives around’ https:// thetab.com/uk/2019/02/28/mum-can-you-send-me-100-the- universities-where-students-get-the-most-money-from- their-parents-94157

Published February 2019.

33 ‘Reni Eddo-Lodge sums this up perfectly . . .’

Reni Eddo-Lodge, Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race, p. 207.

Published June 2017.

34 ‘The Sutton Trust found that some groups . . .’ https://www.suttontrust.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/ Class-differences-report_References-available-online.pdf Published November 2016.

35 ‘For example, in Northern Ireland, black ethnic groups . . .’ https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-44226434 Published May 2018.