Black History Month | Legendary Women of Antiquity and The Middle Ages

Thursday 15 February

Embark on an enlightening journey with Paul Crooks in this online event titled “Black History | Legendary Women of Antiquity and The Middle Ages”.


This virtual talk unveils the rich tapestry of Black history, focusing on the extraordinary Black women whose resilience and contributions have been pivotal yet often unacknowledged.

Attendees will gain insights into:

  • how these historical figures transcended societal norms to wield influence and achieve extraordinary feats, echoing current discussions on women’s empowerment.
  • the indelible marks these women left on their societies, influencing politics, art, literature, and science.
  • the intriguing blend of myth and historical fact, understanding how legends about these women have shaped perceptions over time.
  • the varied lives of these women across different social statuses and locations, offering a rich tapestry of Black women’s history.
  • tales of bravery, intelligence, and resilience that inspire and connect with our audience.


Who is this event for?

This online event is ideal for anyone with a passion for Black history. Whether you’re a seasoned history enthusiast, a student eager for knowledge, or simply curious about the profound impact of Black individuals and communities throughout history, this talk offers a unique and enriching experience.

Engage with this journey through Black history and gain a deeper appreciation and understanding of the pivotal roles and contributions of Black individuals and communities in shaping our world. Join us for an event that promises enlightenment, inspiration, and a broadened perspective on history.

How to gain access to this event

This talk will be held over Zoom. Details of how to join the session will be in your registration confirmation email.

Plus Ticket: Along with event access, Plus Ticket holders will receive a digital copy of the ‘The Black History’s Ancient and Medieval Timeline’ interactive PowerPoint, which will be sent via email after the event.

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Premium Ticket: Premium access includes all Plus offerings, plus a digital copy of Paul Crooks’ latest novel ‘Descendants,’ sent to you electronically after the event.

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Deluxe Ticket: Deluxe attendees enjoy all Premium benefits, with the added bonus of the ‘DNA Testing Demystified: Separating Fact from Fiction in Genealogy’ eBook to deepen your understanding of genealogy which will be sent via email after the event.

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