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Black History Every Month: Events That Inspire Action, Education & Connection
Black History Every Month: Events That Inspire Action, Education & Connection
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Black event creators are at the forefront of a movement that creates spaces for communities to thrive and enact real change. We want to celebrate them. Every week we'll be spotlighting a diverse selection of events that break new ground, raise awareness and bring people together. From enlightening panel discussions through to workouts and decolonised history lectures.
Black History Every Month: Events That Inspire Action, Education & Connection
Black History Every Month: Events That Inspire Action, Education & Connection
Black History Every Month: Events That Inspire Action, Education & Connection
Black History Every Month: Events That Inspire Action, Education & Connection
Collection by Eventbrite
Black event creators are at the forefront of a movement that creates spaces for communities to thrive and enact real change. We want to celebrate them. Every week we'll be spotlighting a diverse selection of events that break new ground, raise awareness and bring people together. From enlightening panel discussions through to workouts and decolonised history lectures.
Black event creators are at the forefront of a movement that creates spaces for communities to thrive and enact real change. We want to celebrate them. Every week we'll be spotlighting a diverse selection of events that break new ground, raise awareness and bring people together. From enlightening panel discussions through to workouts and decolonised history lectures.

Author Calum Jacobs is joined by a panel of experts to discuss his book "A New Formation" and the unique role Black British footballers have played both on and off the pitch. Jacobs speaks to legendary to tell new stories and rewrite football history.

This monthly space is for Black Muslim women who experience racial prejudice and gendered Islamophobia. Access a space where you can engage in compassionate, loving therapeutic practices rooted in Islamic spiritual heritage.

Meet with Black women of African and Caribbean heritage at this welcoming safe space where women are encouraged to find community, combat isolation, and discuss mental health and self-care.

Squat, twirl and twerk your way to peak fitness as a live DJ unleashes a playlist of Caribbean Soca, Dancehall and Afrobeats.

This is one for the kids. Bring them along to this fun online workshop, led by Charmaine Simpson of Black History Studies, great entrepreneurs who contributed to world history such as the Mangrove Nine Restaurant and the Black Power Movement.

Head over to The Standard in London for this queer Black book club, dedicated to reading and discussing the work of a new Black artist each session. Discover new artists and build community in a welcoming, book loving space.

Join Dawnie Walton in conversation with Ava Riby-Williams at this exciting online talk as she discusses her new book The Final Revival of Opal & Nev. The story focuses on Opal, a Black punk artist who believes she can be a star.

At this online Black women’s group, women can join together to discuss the harm racism, chronic stress, and racialised trauma has had on them. This is a monthly circle designed as a safe space for Black women to build community.

Join the brummies in Birmingham for an event that celebrates budding Black writers and publishers from across the Midlands and beyond. The Black British Book Festival also features a reading corner, writing workshops, and creative activities.

Unapologetically Black yoga offers accessible, therapeutic yoga and meditation sessions to Black people of African descent. Learn how to centre your own wellness, honour yourself and release stress in an all-Black space.

What is anti-Blackness? How does it impact Black people’s lives and how does colourism play a part? Join this timely discussion with Carole Stewart and Evelyn Mensah as they look at how anti-blackness and colourism play a role in the Black community.

Explore the birthing journey and what happens after your baby arrives in this group for Black and Asian that provides advice during the perinatal phase. The topic of June's Birthing in Colour meeting is breastfeeding.

Come celebrate the launch of Olympic medallist and local girl done good Anyika Onuora’s debut autobiography, "My Hidden Race" at Chapters of Us in Liverpool. She'll discuss her athletic career and the realities of being a Black woman growing up in the north.

Hosted by Pluto Press, this event considers what's next for antiracist movements nearly two years after large Black Lives Matter protests began taking place across the world. This panel discussion covers identity politics and the history of antiracist organising in the UK.

Hosted by Black History Walks, this talk focuses on the impact that the Black Lives Matter movement has had on the conversation around repatriating stolen African treasures, and why organisations like the British Museum and the V&A should be held accountable.

In this examination of the video game industry and culture, this talk focuses on the Black history present in the "Call of Duty" franchise, the links to Hollywood, the military industrial complex, racialisation in gaming, and recruitment through propaganda.

This IRL lecture at Goldsmiths in London focuses on the British Black Panther movement. Guest speakers Lorna Cole and Hurley Armstrong, who were active in the movement, will look at the journey the movement took and reflect on where we are now.

Part of the York Festival of Ideas, Pakistani-American artist and illustrator Maliha Abidi celebrates the inspirational stories of 100 remarkable women of colour, including the woman who built the world's first university and the first Black female astronaut.

This online tour will show you around the most important sites in the UK and Ireland connected to anti-slavery activist Fredrick Douglass. Learn more about the impact Douglass had on his many visits and the other freedom fighters that came as well.

Take in the key sites in London where African-American activists made an important impact in this online tour led by Dr Hannah-Rose Murray. The tour will shine a light on those freedom fighters who educated 19th Century audiences on the horrors of slavery.

Artist Leah Gordon picks apart the links between Vodou and art in Haiti’s art history and contemporary practice. Leah will also discuss the use of image and artefact in Vodou ritual and her experience of exhibiting Haitian art.