Race and Resistance across Borders in the Long Twentieth Century event – June 5th in Oxford

Launched in January 2013, the Race and Resistance network brings together researchers in the history, literature, and culture of anti-racist movements in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Europe, Latin America, the United States, and beyond. We meet every Friday during term-time, with sessions taking a variety of formats, including lectures by invited speakers, short research presentations, ... Read more ...more

June Sarpong is one of ITV’s Loose Women

June has enjoyed a 15-year career which has already seen her become one of the most recognizable faces of British television, as well as being one of the UK’s most intelligent and dynamic young hosts! So much so that HM The Queen awarded her an MBE in 2007 for her services to broadcasting and ... Read more ...more

Arabella Kiesbauer Hosts the 60th Eurovision tonight from Vienna

Hosts in 2015 It’s Mirjam Weichselbraun, Alice Tumler and Arabella Kiesbauer to guide Europe through the 60th edition. And yes, the Green Room host will be Conchita Wurst! This year, ORF has decided to pick three hosts, who are all well respected and with huge experience in hosting huge events – Mirjam Weichselbraun, Alice Tumler .. ....more

Race and Resistance across Borders in the Long Twentieth Century event – May 29 in Oxford

Launched in January 2013, the Race and Resistance network brings together researchers in the history, literature, and culture of anti-racist movements in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Europe, Latin America, the United States, and beyond. We meet every Friday during term-time, with sessions taking a variety of formats, including lectures by invited speakers, short research presentations, ... Read more ...more

Race and Resistance across Borders in the Long Twentieth Century event-May 22 in Oxford

Launched in January 2013, the Race and Resistance network brings together researchers in the history, literature, and culture of anti-racist movements in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Europe, Latin America, the United States, and beyond. We meet every Friday during term-time, with sessions taking a variety of formats, including lectures by invited speakers, short research presentations, ... Read more ...more

Black Women Bloggers – England 17 – beautypulseLONDON

beautypulseLONDON Black. British. Beautiful ....more

Black Women Bloggers – England 16 – Afroblush

Hello! My name is Louisa, I’m a Ugandan currently living in London...more

Race and Resistance across Borders in the Long Twentieth Century – May 15 event in Oxford

Launched in January 2013, the Race and Resistance network brings together researchers in the history, literature, and culture of anti-racist movements in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Europe, Latin America, the United States, and beyond. We meet every Friday during term-time, with sessions taking a variety of formats, including lectures by invited speakers, short research presentations, ... Read more ...more

Afroeuropeans: Black Cultures and Identities in Europe V Conference in Münster

The English Seminar and the Chair of English, Postcolonial and Media Studies are proud to host the fifth African European Studies conference, which is being held in Münster for the first time (16-19 September 2015)....more

The Collegium for African American Research conference, Liverpool – Mobilising Memory: Creating African Atlantic Identities

Hat Tip: Angela Shaw JUNE 24-28 2015, LIVERPOOL UNITED KINGDOM Liverpool is home to one of the oldest and largest Black British communities. The city itself has a chequered history as Britain’s largest slave port with a legacy of conflicted race relations. As one of the most important port cities of the Atlantic world, Liverpool .. ....more