Tag Archives: Black History

Black History Month Family Fun Day

On Saturday 25th October 2014, Black History Studies organised a ‘Black History Month Family Fun Day’ at St Ann’s Library in Tottenham. Delegates attending had the opportunity to meet up with other families, network, have fun and celebrate our contributions … Continue reading

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Breaking the Silence about the Congo Week – October 2014

For a fifth year, Black History Studies took part in the Break the Silence Congo Week for Black History Month 2014. The reason we host Congo Week in the month of October is because it was in October 1996 that mainly … Continue reading

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TNB London ‘Fruitvale Station’ screening – Thursday 29th May 2014

On Thursday 29th May 2014, I attended The New Black Film Collective London screening of Fruitvale Station produced by Forest Whitaker at the Stratford Picturehouse. The multiple Independent Spirit Award, Cannes and Sundance Film Festival winning film follows the true … Continue reading

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Beauty Is… Screening – Monday 12th May 2014

On Monday 12th May 2014, Black History Studies screened the film Beauty Is, written and directed by community educator and guerrilla film maker Toyin Agbetu asks what is beauty? His feature length film examines what it means to be attractive … Continue reading

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Black Market & Film Festival – Saturday 12th April 2014

On Saturday 12th April 2014, Black History Studies held our fourth Black Market and Film Festival event at Platanos College, Stockwell. The Black Market is an event to showcase, expose and connect Black cultural and creative entrepreneurs to the community … Continue reading

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Pilots of the Caribbean: Volunteers of African Heritage in the Royal Air Force Exhibition

On Friday 18th April 2014, my family and I made an unscheduled visit to the Royal Air Force Museum in London to visit the Pilots of the Caribbean: Volunteers of African Heritage in the Royal Air Force exhibition which was … Continue reading

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V&A Museum of Childhood – Afro Supa Hero Exhibition

On Saturday 2nd February 2014, I visited the V&A Museum of Childhood with friends and family to see the Afro Supa Hero exhibition which ran from 14 September 2013 – 9 February 2014. Afro Supa Hero is a snapshot of … Continue reading

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