Arts & Culture
Out of the Shadows: Contributions of African Women in Early Europe
- 10:00 pm
17 July 2020
Online | £5.98
Throughout history, there are many African women who have contributed to the History of Europe.
Often their contributions have been overlooked and not celebrated.
This informative and inspirational presentation by Black History Studies explores the contributions that African Women have made to the social and political life of Europe.
We will also examine and highlight the appearance of African Women in European Art.
The Zoom link will be provided upon registration
Image credit: Rosalba Carriera ‘Africa’ (from Allegories of Four Continents), Italy (c. 1712). One of the most successful women artists of any era, the Venetian-born Rosalba Carriera spent most of her life fulfilling commissions for distinguished patrons at courts across 18th-century Europe.