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

JSL-resched
Glasgow 20 - 21 October 2021

JLS – Beat Again

JLS, originally rescheduled to play The SSE Hydro on 06 – 07 July 2021 will now take place…

Glasgow Wednesday 20 October 2021

Nines

London rapper Nines beat huge stars to the Number 1 spot on the Official UK Album Charts in…

Cardiff Wednesday 20 October 2021

Ocean Wisdom

Ferocious and fierce with a faultless flow, Ocean Wisdom has cemented himself as one of the most versatile…