Black History Features

The Slave Hunt” depicts soldiers from Sokoto raiding a village to capture slaves. [Harper’s Weekly (Sept. 12, 1857), p. 581]

The Slave Hunt – Capture and Captives

For three and a half centuries, European slavers carried African captives across the Atlantic in slave ships originating…


Slaves for Sale in New Orleans in April 1861. In urban New Orleans, some slaves were skilled servants, drivers, and cooks for the well to do. April 1861.

Economics and the Slave Trade

The number of European and American merchants, shipbuilders, and investors directly involved in the transatlantic slave trade over…


A man in traditional dress next to a traditional Nubian house, Nubia, southern Egypt,

Nubia and the Noba people

When discussing the civilisations of the Nile Valley, many histories focus almost exclusively on the role of Egypt….


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Black History Month

2021 LISTINGS

Bromley Sat, 31 July 2021 14:00 – 22:00 BST

ISLAND DRIP 2021

London’s first outdoor Dancehall and Soca PAINT, POWDER and WATER Party. About this Event 👩‍🎨🧑‍🎨👨‍🎨ISLAND DRIP👨‍🎤👨‍🎤👨‍🎤 UK’s first…

Kool & The Gang Show
Tower Hamlets Saturday 31 July 2021

Kool & The Gang Show

‘Ladies Night’, ‘Too Hot’, ‘Get Down On It’, ‘Fresh’, ‘Celebration’ and many more. Celebrate are a superb tribute…

Bristol 31 July 2021

Urban Comedy Show

From the producers of Wahala Comedy Clash Jamaica Vs Africa, for the first time ever in Bristol, the…

Devon 31 July 2021

Young T & Bugsey

Young T & Bugsey met aged 15, having been aware of each other’s DIY recordings on separate sides…