Tag Archives: Black History Month

Black History Month in Britain includes celebration of Africans who served in World War One

Black History Month (BHM) is a month of events in October which takes place annually and celebrates the culture, history and achievements of Britain’s African and Caribbean communities in the country. In recent years, for example, Kingston University’s History department has … Continue reading

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Africans in Georgian London: Cesar Picton and his World in Film and Records

Kingston University’s Centre for the Historical Record and The National Archives will be presenting an evening of discussion and films on the life of Cesar Picton and other Africans in Georgian London on November 11. Cesar Picton (1755-1836) was brought to … Continue reading

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