400 Years of Black Women Resistance Leaders (lecture)

Date and Time: 
Wed, 20/03/2019 - 18:30 - 21:00

University of Westminster, 115 New Cavendish Street, London, W1W 6UW

This one off lecture presents visual and biographical details of Black women from the UK and around the world who have resisted colonialism and racism. Women do not get the historical credit they deserve;this interactive presentation will give the audience video and documentary evidence of the who, what and why of over 40 female fighters who used any means necessary to fight for equallity. Women include: Dora Akunyili, Dame Jocelyn Barrow, Olive Morris, Anne Cools, Edna Ismail, Althea Gibson and more. We will cover 400 years of such international female resisters who used pistols, pens and placards. Bring notepad and pen and be on time. Our 12 week course of the same name starts Tuesday 26 February 6.30pm

This event will start at 6.30pm, latecomers will miss out and may not get a seat.

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