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Collector of images of the African Diaspora from the 1700s to the mid 20th century and African Art

Leslie Braine Ikomi collection

My collection includes original Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian paintings and prints of the black and white working classes…


Booker T. Washington (1856-1915), standing on a stage in Mound Bayou, Mississippi, 1912.

Booker T. Washington (1856-1915)

Between 1890 and 1915, Washington was the dominant leader in the African-American community. Washington was from the last…


Eric and Jessica Huntley 2000s_Huntley Archives at London Metropolitan Archives

Eric and Jessica Huntley

Eric and Jessica Huntley, pioneering Black political and social activists and radical book publishers born in what then…


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Black History Month

2019 LISTINGS

Birmingham Tue 20th August

Do The Right Thing

On the hottest day of the year on a street in Brooklyn, hate and bigotry smolders and builds…

Lambeth Thu 22 August to 7th September

The Secret River

A deeply moving and unflinching journey into Australia’s dark history. Adapted from Kate Grenville’s acclaimed novel, this multi-award-winning production from Sydney Theatre…

Liverpool 22 Aug 2019 - 6-7.30pm

Talk Johny Pitts

The 2019 Dorothy Kuya Slavery Remembrance Lecture We are delighted that Johny Pitts will be delivering the Dorothy…