‘Jews of Colour: Race and Afro-Jewishness’

Tuesday 26th June 2018, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM @ Birkbeck, University of London, Room B33, Torrington Square (Main Entrance) London WC1E 7HX This lecture addresses the question of Jews of colour. As some Jews became ‘white’ in the twentieth century, large groups of non-white Jews simply disappeared. Anxieties about the intersections between Jews and…

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‘Black Spirituality and Black Power: Reflections on Race, Religion and the Fight for Liberation across the Transatlantic’ 

Friday 15th June 2018, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM @ Birkbeck University of London, Lecture Theatre Room 532 (5th floor main building) Malet Street, London WC1E 7HX  The Transatlantic Round-table on Religion and Race with the support of Birbeck University of London, invites you to this special event screening the award winning documentary ALLEN REPORT: RETRACING TRANSNATIONAL AFRICAN METHODISM followed by…

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‘Racism, Gender Violence and the Build up of a Prison Nation: The Case for For Feminist Abolition Politics’ by Birbeck School of Law

Wednesday 20th June 2018, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM @ Room B34, Birkbeck University of London, Malet St, Bloomsbury London WC1E 7HX The Department of Criminology at Birbeck is pleased to welcome Dr. Beth Richie to give our annual criminology public lecture. Dr Richie’s presentation will focus on the ways that gender violence, systemic racism and criminalisation interact to…

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“BLACK, MINORITY ETHNIC EXPERIENCES (BME) IN HIGHER EDUCATION: SOCIAL JUSTICE, INCLUSION & WHITE PRIVILEGE”

Monday 21st May 2018, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM @ Clore lecture theatre, B01, Birkbeck University of London, Malet Street, London WC1E This session will explore BME experiences in higher education. It will examine recent statistics on the representation of BME staff and students in higher education and explore how processes of racism, exclusion and…

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“RACE, MENTAL HEALTH AND STATE VIOLENCE” – A Two-Day Symposium, by The School of Law, Birkbeck University

Monday 9th & Tuesday 10th April 2018, 10.30 AM – 5.00 PM @ Birbeck University CLO B01, Clore Management Centre, Torrington Square, London WC1E 7JL Registration for this FREE two-day symposium is now open!Hosted by Birbeck University of London the keynote Speakers for the symposium include: Marcia Rigg (Day 1) – Co-Chair of The Sean Rigg Justice and…

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