PORTRAITURE AS POLITICS by 1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair

Saturday 6th October 2018, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM @ Screening Room, Somerset House, London WC2R 0RN Against a backdrop of retreating notions of multiculturalism and an increasing populist nationalism in Europe and America, is portraiture emerging as a resonant medium by which to assert black visibility? Does portraiture take on a dual role, both…

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“AFRICAN WOMEN RESISTANCE LEADERS: POLITICAL & SPIRITUAL” A SIX WEEK COURSE (PART 1)

Starting Tuesday 22nd May, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM to 26th June 2018 @ New Beacon Books Ltd, 76 Stroud Green Road, London N4 3EN – COURSE FEE: £70 Presented by Black History Walks this course will detail Black women who have fought against colonialism and racism over the last 400 years and examine their varied spiritual…

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“WOMEN, LABOUR & DOMESTICITY”: EXPLORING THE REVOLUTIONARY & LITERARY WRITINGS OF ANGELA DAVIS & ZADIE SMITH

Saturday 24th March 2018, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM @ The Stuart Hall Library, Rivington Place London EC2A 3BA In celebration of International Women’s Day, Stuart Hall Library’s third reading group explores the revolutionary and literary writings of Angela Davis and Zadie Smith Join us for a reading focusing on Angela Davis‘ essay ‘The Approaching Obsolescence of Housework: a Working Class…

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