Afrovibes festival — the best of South African theatre and dance

Nottingham Lakeside Arts will be hosting a range of South African cultural events through the final week in October. There’s some amazing looking stuff going on. And the opportunity to eat some amazing food. Seriously, hollowed out bread filled with curry. HOLLOWED OUT BREAD FILLED WITH CURRY. Who doesn’t want to eat that? Anyway, the University …

Slavery, families and Brazil — public lecture

A public lecture by one of our academics takes place at the New Art Exchange next week. Dr Jane-Marie Collins, of the Department of Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies gives a talk entitled African families: in slavery, in freedom, in Brazil on Tuesday 22 October at 5pm. Directions to the New Art Exchange are …