Events for Black History Month 2015

Black History Month kicks off this week, marking the start of a month of celebrating black history, art and culture at The University of Nottingham and beyond. We’ve got a range of events taking place on campus and in the city, ranging from music and spoken word to public lectures. Almost all are free. Get …

‘Read Hear’ and see and feel: re-imagining a library space for one afternoon

Timo Schrader, Impact and Outreach Coordinator for the Department of American and Canadian Studies, gave a brief talk on black poetry and music at our ‘Read Hear’ event, Saturday 18 October. Read on for his analysis of the performances, and thoughts on event as a whole. Celebrating Black History Month, The University of Nottingham teamed …

Read Hear at Nottingham Central Library

On Saturday 18 October, The University of Nottingham will join forces with Read Hear, a project with Nottingham City Libraries and local music promoters, I’m Not From London. Read Hear brings live music and spoken word performances to public libraries and began as a collaboration between University of Nottingham staff member Claire Henson and Will Robinson and …

Amazing events for Black History Month 2014

Black History Month kicks off next Wednesday, marking the start of a month of celebrating black history, art and culture at The University of Nottingham and beyond. We’ve got a range of events taking place on campus and in the city, ranging from music and spoken word to public lectures. All are free. Get these …