Black History Month

2018 LISTINGS

Liverpool 21 August 2017 to 2 September 2018

Ink and blood Stories of abolition

nk and blood: stories of abolition explores the personal stories of previously enslaved people and the lasting legacies…

Liverpool from 29 September 2017

Black Salt Britain’s Black sailors

New exhibition at Merseyside Maritime Museum reveals 500 years of Black British seafaring The exhibition combines personal stories,…

Liverpool Saturday 17 February - Saturday 21 Jul

Continuing the Journey

A chance to get hands-on with objects in our museum collection celebrating civil rights movements, revolutionaries and freedom…

Brixton FROM 7 MARCH until 1 september 2018

Family Ties – The Adamah Papers

Family Ties exhibition is an intimate presentation of a British-Ghanaian family’s rich heritage and traditions that have been…

Lambeth 20 Jul 2018 - 5:30 PM

Friday Tonic: Kasai Masai

Friday Tonic: Kasai Masai Part of Africa Utopia Kasai Masai bring the traditional sound of remote equatorial African…

Camden Fri 1 Jun - Sun 21 Oct 2018

Windrush: Songs in a Strange Land

Welcomed by some as ‘Sons of Empire.’ Vilified by those spreading fears of a ‘black invasion.’ 70 years…

Essex WINDRUSH ANNIVERSARY WEEKEND 23-24 JUNE 2018

Caribbean Takeaway Takeover in Essex.

The Caribbean take away is an important cultural meeting place in the Caribbean community. A home from home,…

Lambeth 19 Jul 2018 - 7:30 pm

Africa Utopia Rap Party

 Africa Utopia Rap Party Part of Africa Utopia Kick back and groove at this hip-hop and poetry-infused house…

Lambeth 19 – 22 JUL 2018

Festival Africa Utopia

Africa Utopia is an annual festival celebrating the arts and culture of one of the world’s most dynamic…

Southwark Thu 19 July 2018 19:00 – 22:00

Michael Donkor at Review

We’re delighted to have Michael Donkor coming to review in July to read from and discuss his debut…

Lambeth 20 Jul 2018 Approx 90 mins including Q&A

Hello, Rain: UK Premiere

Hello, Rain: UK Premiere Part of Africa Utopia Don’t miss the UK premiere of CJ Obasi’s Afro-futuristic screen…

Lambeth 20 Jul 2018 - 21 Jul 2018 Approximate run time: 60 mins

WOKE by Apphia Campbell

Part of Africa Utopia Don’t miss this award-winning theatre performance that follows two women’s fight for civil rights….

Lambeth 21 Jul 2018 - 11:00 AM

Africa Utopia: Saturday Day Pass

Africa Utopia: Saturday Day Pass Part of Africa Utopia Enjoy a day of talks, debates and workshops with…

Lambeth 21 Jul 2018 - 11:00 AM

Africa Utopia: Weekend Pass

Africa Utopia: Weekend Pass Part of Africa Utopia Join us for the Africa Utopiaweekend and get access to…

Lambeth 21 Jul 2018 11:30 AM

Africa Utopia: Opening Keynote

Africa Utopia: Opening Keynote Part of Africa Utopia This year’s Africa Utopiafestival is inspired by the theme of…

Lambeth 21 Jul 2018 1:00 PM

Pidgin Through Music

Pidgin Through Music Part of Africa Utopia Come and learn Pidgin in this special Africa Utopiaworkshop brought to…

Lambeth 21 Jul 2018 1:00 PM

Science Fiction Writing Workshop

Science Fiction Writing Workshop Part of Africa UtopiaExplore the possibilities of your imagination in this science fiction writing…

Haringey Sat, 21 Jul 2018, 12:00 – Sun, 22 Jul 2018, 21:00

9th Annual Yoruba Arts Festival

The Yoruba arts festival returns to Clissold Park, Hackney for its 9th year, celebrating the rich vibrant and…