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Hyundai Commission: Kara Walker – Fons Americanus Exhibition at Tate Modern

Rather than a celebration of the British Empire, Walker’s fountain explores the interconnected histories of Africa, America and Europe.

10:00 am - 5:00 pm | 14 November 2019

Arts & Culture

Untold Histories of Empire

Explore untold histories, uncover the origins of objects attained during the empire and learn more about the ongoing legacies of Britain’s global past.

10:00 am - 6:00 pm | 14 November 2019

Arts & Culture

Being Mixed-Race: Stories of Britain’s Black GI Babies

The exhibition draws on research done by Professor Lucy Bland on the children born in world war II to black GIs and British women.

3:00 pm - 6:30 pm | 16 November 2019

Arts & Culture

Stan (Marvel) Lee’s Black History

This interactive presentation reveals how Stan Lee/Marvel was influenced by Black history and how his stories influenced and inspired millions of people all over the world.

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm | 16 November 2019

Music & Festivals

Toni Braxton: One-off London Show

Grammy Award-winner Toni Braxton performs in London for one night only as part of her As Long As I Live Tour.

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | 16 November 2019

Free Events

Breaking the Silence: Unlocking the Secrets of Slavery and Abolition in Uxbridge

Learn about the African slaves who once lived in Uxbridge and discover their stories of struggle and survival in a unique theatrical performance based on enslaved men and women’s narratives.

1:30 pm - 2:00 pm | 19 November 2019

Arts & Culture

GUARDIAN LIVE: Fresh Voices with Olivier Award-winning actor Sheila Atim

Join us for a lunchtime chat with Olivier Award-winning actor, instrumentalist and composer Sheila Atim, as she talks to Guardian multimedia journalist Iman Amrani.