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Black History Month 2014

detail of sculpture of many African figures

Detail from 'Their Spirits Gone Before Them' by Laura Facey

October is Black History Month. This national celebration aims to promote and celebrate Black contributions to British society, and to foster an understanding of Black history in general.

Details of the free events held at the International Slavery Museum are listed below. 

You may also be interested in talks by the Centre for the Study of International Slavery, which take place at the University and Kuumba Imani Millennium Centre. The full talks programme is on the CSIS page.

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Hands on activity

Faces of change

Date: 4 Oct 2014
Time: 1-4pm

International Slavery Museum

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Hands on activity

Faces of change

Date: 5 Oct 2014
Time: 1-4pm

International Slavery Museum

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Capoeira Club

Date: 5 Oct 2014
Time: 2-4pm

International Slavery Museum

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Quilt code patterns

Date: 11 Oct 2014
Time: 1-4pm

International Slavery Museum

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Hands on activity

Quilt code patterns

Date: 12 Oct 2014
Time: 1-4pm

International Slavery Museum

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Capoeira Club

Date: 12 Oct 2014
Time: 2-4pm

International Slavery Museum

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Capoeira Club

Date: 19 Oct 2014
Time: 2-4pm

International Slavery Museum

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Tour

Liverpool Black community

Date: 21 Oct 2014
Time: 3pm

Museum of Liverpool

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Performance

Sus by Barrie Keefe

Date: 22 Oct 2014
Time: 2pm

International Slavery Museum

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Unsung super heroes

Date: 25 Oct 2014
Time: 1-4pm

International Slavery Museum

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Demonstration

Afro supa hero

Date: 25 Oct 2014
Time: 1pm

International Slavery Museum

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Unsung super heroes

Date: 26 Oct 2014
Time: 1-4pm

International Slavery Museum

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Capoeira Club

Date: 26 Oct 2014
Time: 2-4pm

International Slavery Museum

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Hands on activity

Unsung super heroes

Date: 27 Oct 2014
Time: 1-4pm

International Slavery Museum

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Hands on activity

Unsung super heroes

Date: 28 Oct 2014
Time: 1-4pm

International Slavery Museum

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Black family history WW1

Date: 29 Oct 2014
Time: 11-4pm at intervals

Museum of Liverpool