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Divinity - Social Christianity in Britain, Germany and the United States, 1848-1930

This course (ECHS08009) investigates the complex movement known as “social Christianity” or the “social gospel”, in which Christians struggled to revive the idea of the…

From  Rory Dunlop on August 25th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Tear it Down_Material Culture and Reparations

In response to the solidarity anti-racism protests triggered by the brutal murder of George Floyd, the INOSAAR is hosting a series of roundtables and panel discussions. This first roundtable was held…

From  Nicola Frith on August 18th, 2020 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Historians on Dundas and Slavery - 7 July 2020

Urgent discussions are taking place across the world about monuments and streets dedicated to Henry Dundas, mainly focused on his insertion of ‘gradual’ into the 1792 bill for the…

From  Sarah Morrison on July 14th, 2020 0 likes 439 plays

Professor David Tandy: 'Slavery, honour and ideology in Homer'

Professor David Tandy (Leeds) explores the dynamics of slavery and honour in Homer, and how the realities of production in early Greece interlocked with ideas about honour and social interaction.…

From  Muireann Crowley on December 11th, 2019 0 likes 27 plays 0  

Dr David Doddington (Cardiff University); 'The best man whipped and the other one took it': violence, honour, and solidarity in US slave communities

Public Lecture by Dr David Doddington (Cardiff University) Meadows Lecture Theatre, 10 May 2019, 17:15-18:30 'The best man whipped and the other one took it': violence, honour, and…

From  Muireann Crowley on May 21st, 2019 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Professor Beverly Lemire: 'Material technologies of empire: tobacco, textiles and race in everyday Scottish life'

'Material technologies of empire: tobacco, textiles and race in everyday Scottish life'A public lecture by Professor Beverly Lemire, University of Alberta The Matter of Slavery in Scotland,…

From  Muireann Crowley on April 29th, 2019 0 likes 42 plays 0  

Professor Jennifer Morgan: 'Reckoning with slavery: kinship and capitalism in the early Black Atlantic'

'Reckoning with slavery: kinship and capitalism in the early Black Atlantic' A public lecture by Professor Jennifer Morgan 2019 Slavery Lecture for the Edinburgh Centre for Global…

From  Muireann Crowley on April 26th, 2019 0 likes 48 plays 0  

Day 2 Panel 2 and Interview with Urbain Karim da Silva

Footage of questions following panel 2 and an interview with Urbain Karim da Silva, president of the Council of Sages in Porto-Novo and founder of the Musee da Silva.

From  Nicola Frith on February 27th, 2019 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Day 2 Panel 1: The Reparations Movement in Afrika and the Diaspora

Footage from panel 1 with presentations by Isis Amlak (Global Afrikan Congress UK) and Ayo Yusuff (Institute of African and Diaspora Studies, Nigeria).

From  Nicola Frith on February 27th, 2019 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Day 1 footage and interview with Esther Stanford-Xosei

Footage from day 1, including a song by Olouwadamilare, an interview with Esther Stanford-Xosei (Pan-Afrikan Reparations Coalition in Europe, PARCOE) and the keynote address by Sir Hilary Beckles

From  Nicola Frith on February 27th, 2019 0 likes 32 plays 0  

Day 1 Keynote Beckles, Interview and Session 1

Footage of Sir Hilary Beckles's keynote address at the Porto-Novo Reparations Conference, followed by an interview with Nicola Frith and two presentations from session 1 by Houdegbe and…

From  Nicola Frith on February 27th, 2019 0 likes 3 plays 0  

INOSAAR - Birmingham

This is raw video footage from the second INOSAAR meeting held at Birmingham City University, entitled 'Reparations for Afrikan Enslavement: Beyond National Boundaries, Towards International…

From  Nicola Frith on May 31st, 2018 0 likes 34 plays 0  

RepAfrika Workshop

This is a raw video of footage from the RepAfrika meeting that took place in March 2018.

From  Nicola Frith on May 31st, 2018 0 likes 5 plays 0  

INOSAAR BRIXTON 21st October 2017

Email: inosaar@ed.ac.uk Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/INOSAAR Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/INOSAAR/ Website: http://www.inosaar.llc.ed.ac.uk/

From  Nicola Frith on May 22nd, 2018 0 likes 52 plays 0  

Afrikaviwo.mp4

Version français en bas... This is a reparations song by Ablodevava (Agorkorli and Nyoefe) called "Afrikaviwo". It translates as follows: Afrikan Children must live forever;…

From  Nicola Frith on May 22nd, 2018 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Gender and Enslavement in Atlantic Africa - Lisa Lindsay

Centre of African Studies Professor Lisa Lindsay (UNC) 1st Nov 2017Over the course of the Atlantic slave trade from the early 16th to the mid-19th centuries, approximately one-third of the Africans…

From  Pete Kingsley on November 1st, 2017 0 likes 23 plays 0