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 palce at the University and Kuumba Imani Millennium Centre. The full talks programme is on the CSIS page.

Events and activities

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Faces of change

Date: 4 Oct 2014
Time: 1-4pm

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Faces of change

Date: 5 Oct 2014
Time: 1-4pm

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Capoeira Club

Date: 5 Oct 2014
Time: 2-4pm

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Quilt code patterns

Date: 11 Oct 2014
Time: 1-4pm

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Quilt code patterns

Date: 12 Oct 2014
Time: 1-4pm

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Capoeira Club

Date: 12 Oct 2014
Time: 2-4pm

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Capoeira Club

Date: 19 Oct 2014
Time: 2-4pm

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Unsung super heroes

Date: 25 Oct 2014
Time: 1-4pm

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Unsung super heroes

Date: 26 Oct 2014
Time: 1-4pm

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Capoeira Club

Date: 26 Oct 2014
Time: 2-4pm

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Unsung super heroes

Date: 27 Oct 2014
Time: 1-4pm

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Unsung super heroes

Date: 28 Oct 2014
Time: 1-4pm

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Unsung super heroes

Date: 29 Oct 2014
Time: 1-4pm

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Unsung super heroes

Date: 30 Oct 2014
Time: 1-4pm

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Hands on activity

Faces of change

Date: 31 Oct 2014
Time: 1-4pm