What's Happening in Black British History?


By Dr. Miranda Kaufmann

Diverse Black Histories in Britain

Book now to attend "What's Happening in Black British History? VI"! #WHBBH6 is the sixth in an Institute of Commonwealth Studies series exploring the history of peoples of African origin and descent in Britain. 

The day will feature a keynote speech by historian and author Professor Gretchen Gerzina on Why Black British History Matters: An American Perspective. This will be part of a great line-up of engaging, informed speakers, with sessions on:  Beyond the Margins: Diverse Black Histories in Britain; Fathers’ Migration Stories and Black British Experiences of War.  

WHBBH6 will be held at The Institute for Black Atlantic Research, University of Central Lancashire, Preston on Thursday 16th March, 11am-6.30pm. The full programme and event details are available on the Institute of Commonwealth Studies website. You can book your place here