Posts tagged with ‘Black History Month’

Digging deeper: unearthing narratives of black British coal miners

Historian and author Norma Gregory presents an illustrated narrative on the struggles and experiences of African Caribbean coal miners from across the UK, unearthed oral history research and photographic evidence, through projects funded by the Heritage Lottery Funded (HLF).

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Race equality in higher education: what’s it got to do with you?

A conference hosted in partnership with the University of Birmingham, as part of Black History Month 2017.

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Dreadlocks Story

Presented as part of Black History Month 2017, Dreadlocks Story is a historical page which exhibits the bonds of the survival of African and Indian culture in Jamaica in view of upfront anti-slavery and anti-imperialist struggles.

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Historians Against Slavery Conference

In October 2017, Historians Against Slavery (HAS) will hold its biennial conference outside of the United States for the first time, at the International Slavery Museum (ISM) in Liverpool. The two-day conference will mark the 10th Anniversary of the ISM as well as Black History Month 2017. It is co-hosted by HAS, the ISM, the Centre for the Study of International Slavery (University of Liverpool) and the Antislavery Usable Past project (Universities of Nottingham and Hull).

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The evolution of an EMCEE: History of hip hop with Akala

History of Hip Hop – The Evolution of an Emcee – Overview of the oral traditions, musical, cultural and political movements that have contributed to the evolution of Emceeing so far with guest speaker, Akala.

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Kathak dance taster sessions

Join us for an for some invigorating Kathak dance taster sessions with teacher Vina Ladwa right here at the University!

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CANCELLED – Street Dance: demo and lesson

It’s not every day that we have a Street Dance demo and lesson right here at the University so make sure you don’t miss out!

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Salsa: demonstration and teaching

Join us for an for an invigorating demonstration and teaching of Salsa right here at the University!

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How interdisciplinary research can engage young minds through outreach

With ever-increasing funding constraints from ‘traditional’ UK research councils, in addition to the resulting uncertainty in long-term EU funding due to the outcome of the UK Brexit vote, the need for demonstrating the impact of research that goes ‘beyond academia’ has never been greater.

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