Black British Feminism: Past, Present and Future

Tuesday 16th October 2018, 6:45 PM – 8:45 PM @ Hong Kong LT, Clement House, Aldwych, London WC2B 4JF

Please join us for a round-table discussion with academics, activists, writers, and politicians reflecting on Black British feminism in the past, present, and future, hosted by LSE EMBRACE. Confirmed speakers Dawn Butler M.P. and Dr Suki Ali discuss the challenges and opportunities facing Black British Feminism with Dr Imaobong Umoren.

Speakers:

  • Dawn Butler is a British Labour Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament for Brent Central since 2015, having sat for Brent South from 2005 to 2010. She is Shadow Secretary of State for Women and Equalities.
  • Dr Suki Ali is associate professor of sociology at LSE. She engages with issues of intersectionality in education through activities attached to her role as Chair of the Schools Undergraduate Studies Sub-Committee, including work on ‘the Inclusive curriculum’.
  • Dr Umoren is Assistant Professor at the Department of International History, LSE. Her research interests include the intersecting history of race, gender, migration, and religion in the nineteenth and twentieth century Caribbean, US and global African diaspora.

This is a FREE event. Please register at eventbrite