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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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Display Cabinet Unveiling at the Marcus Garvey Library

To mark the 126th birthday of the Rt Hon. Marcus Mosiah Garvey on Saturday 17th August 2013, Black History Studies donated a new display cabinet to the Marcus Garvey Library in Tottenham. The original display cabinet was damaged by a … Continue reading

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Project Tottenham: ‘The Life & Times of Marcus Garvey on Screen’

Black History Studies took part in Project Tottenham: Tottenham’s first community film showcase.  We received our first external funding too which was a bonus. We would like to thank the 1593 Partnership, The New Black Film Network, JetBlackInk Multimedia and Sonia … Continue reading

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Screening of Hidden Colors with Dr. Umar Johnson

Black History Studies attended and supported the screening of the brilliant Black History documentary “Hidden Colors” in which Umar Johnson flew in from the US to be part of the after screening panel.   The screening was sold out and … Continue reading

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Liberty Hall: The Legacy of Marcus Garvey

Whilst waiting to renew car insurance in Kingston I stumbled on an advertisement for the Marcus Garvey Museum in Kingston. I was shocked that I had not come across this museum in my research on Jamaica. On Friday 2nd December … Continue reading

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