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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 9 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 17 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 21 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 7 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 3 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 27 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 32 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 4 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 30 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 7 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 14 plays 0  

Prof Walter Scheidel - Slavery and Forced Labor in Early China and the Roman World (3 June 2013)

Video of Prof Scheidel's lecture given at the School of History, Classics and Archaeology at the University of Edinburgh.

From  Ian Chard on July 3rd, 2017 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Modern Slavery: are we complicit?

Taking place on the first day of Fairtrade Fortnight 2016, this event explored the issues and ways in which individuals and organisations can contribute to ending modern slavery. Slavery still…

From  Sarah Ford-Hutchinson on April 19th, 2016 1 likes 15 plays 0