Dr Jean Johnson Jones from the University of Surrey presents a lecture that draws upon tales of the Underground Railroad and Harriet ‘Moses’ Tubman, who used it to free those who were enslaved.
'Negro Spirituals' is a suite of dances choreographed by Helen Tamiris, a pioneer of the American Modern Dance Movement. Adapted by Dr Jones from the original Labanotation score.
This event is free, but please reserve your place on 0151 478 4046.
This event is part of the British dance: Black routes exhibition.