Trusted Black Girl Book Launch

 Thursday 11th October 2018, 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM @ FRONTLINE, 1 Rosebery Avenue, London EC1R 4SR The Trusted Black Girl is a movement that highlights the experiences and perceptions of Black Women in the UK Workplace and provides pragmatic advice for managers to help them unlock the potential of this group of women. Launching…

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Jeffrey Boakye: ‘The Language of Race’

Saturday 13th October 2018, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM @ Idea Store Whitechapel, 321 Whitechapel Road, London E1 1BU Last year Jeffrey Boakye’s ‘Hold Tight’ was published. This brilliantly fun and insightful biography of Grime received widespread acclaim as it explored all the eclectic languages, cultures, and subcultures that helped birth the genre. In this…

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Book Launch: ‘Filigree’ Contemporary Black British Poetry

Monday 8th October 2018, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM @ Barbican Library, Barbican Arts Centre, Silk Street, London EC2Y 8DS Filigree is the second anthology of contemporary Black British poetry published by Peepal Tree Press, a leader in Caribbean and Black British Literature. It follows in the footsteps of previous successful anthologies: RED (poetry) and…

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IAS Book Launch: ‘In the World’ by Ashraf Jamal – In Conversation with Tamar Garb

Friday 5th October 2018, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM @ IAS Common Ground, Ground Floor, South Wing, Wilkins Building, University College London (UCL), Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT   The Institute of Advanced Studies (IAS) is delighted to welcome Ashraf Jamal for the book launch of ‘In the World’. This is a collection of essays,…

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A Literary Dinner with author Ayesha Harruna Attah

Wednesday 11th July 2018, 7:00 PM @ Zoe’s Ghana Kitchen, 10 Helmsley Place, London E8 3SB   Cassava Republic Press is thrilled to host Ghanaian literary star, Ayesha Harunna Attah, for an intimate dinner of Ghanaian contemporary cuisine. While you feast on delicious contemporary Ghanaian food, Ayesha will read from her latest book, ‘The Hundred…

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‘KEHINDE ANDREWS IN CONVERSATION WITH AFUA HIRSCH’

Wednesday 4th July 2018, 6:45 PM – 8:00 PM @ Tate Britain, The Clore Auditorium, Millbank, London SW1P 4RG   ​Acclaimed author and educator Kehinde Andrews discusses black radicalism for the 21st century and his latest book Back to Black For this special event Kehinde Andrews will be in conversation with renowned writer and broadcaster…

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‘HEART OF THE RACE: BOOK LAUNCH’

Friday 27th July 2018, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM @ Black Cultural Archives, 1 Windrush Square, Brixton, London SW2 1EF   To celebrate the republication of ‘Heart of the Race‘, first published in 1985, Beverley Bryan, Stella Dadzie and Suzanne Scafe will be discussing their seminal book about the collective experience of black women in Britain, and…

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‘The Conflict Resolution Strategies of President Olusegun Obasanjo’

Saturday 23rd June 2018, 6:00 PM – 11:30 PM @ The Chelsea Bridge Hotel, 354 Queenstown Road, London SW11 8AE In partnership with the Nigerian High Commission and the African Leadership Forum, the Eminent Nigerian Series (an initiative of the Nigerian Diaspora Direct Investment Summit) will be launching the 3rd volume of the “Eminent Nigerian Series (ENS)” and a…

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