Pre-Colonial History

The crown of a local Nubian king who ruled between the collapse of the Meroitic dynasty in 350 or 400 AD and the founding of the Christian kingdom of Nubia in 600 AD. It was found in Tomb 118 at Ballana in Lower Nubia by the British Egyptologist W.B. Emery

Nubia and the Noba people

Nubia is a region along the Nile river located in what is today northern Sudan and southern Egypt….


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Lost Legends

Why is Black History Month important? Listen to Ben Browne, Pawlet Brookes, Bernard Francis, Philip Herbert, Louise Katerega,…


Black History Month

2017 LISTINGS

Oxford Thu 18 January 2018 13:00 – 14:00

A History of Algeria

Covering a period of five hundred years, from the arrival of the Ottomans to the aftermath of the…

Newcastle Upon Tyne Thu 15 & Sat 17 Feb, 8pm; Fri 16 Feb, 6pm

Black Men Walking

“We walk. Though we are written into the landscape you don’t see us. We walked England before the…