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Being Mixed-Race: History and Identity

16 November, 2019, 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

A workshop considering the history of mixed-race British people, the mixed-race children of black GIs and the question of ‘mixed-race’ as a self-identity today. Speakers and performers include professor Lucy Bland; Chamion Caballero (author of Mixed Race Britain in the Twentieth Century); performance poet and ‘brown baby’ Eugene Lange; Michelle Balach-Ali, teacher and writer.; Chantelle Lewis and Karis Campion, researchers.

The workshop with consider the history of mixed-race British people, the mixed-race children of black GIs and the question of ‘mixed-race’ as a self-identity today. Audience engagement will be central and the day will be recorded for archiving.

The talks to be followed by the official opening of the exhibition at 6pm.

In partnership with

Black Cultural Archives

Contact email address

lucy.bland@anglia.ac.uk

Booking required?

Yes


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Details

Date:
16 November, 2019
Time:
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/being-mixed-race-history-and-identity-tickets-67171639181

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Is booking required?
Yes
Contact email address
lucy.bland@anglia.ac.uk
Event partners
Black Cultural Archives
Region
London
City/town
London
Accessibility information
wheelchair accessible
Image copyright information
Lesley York (lesleyy22@hotmail.co.uk)

Venue

Black Cultural Archives
1 Windrush Square
London, SW2 1EF United Kingdom
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Accessibility information
wheelchair accessible
Phone:
020 3757 8500
Website:
https://blackculturalarchives.org/

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