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ECGH 20201 Annual Lecture in the History of Slavery (Professor Ana Lucia Araujo)

Edinburgh Centre for Global History Annual Lecture in the History of Slavery, 21 April 2021 Professor Ana Lucia Araujo, Howard University In this lecture, Professor Ana Lucia Araujo draws from her…

From  Muireann Crowley on May 4th, 2021 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Wikipedia in the Curriculum in 'the new normal': Student-led activism promoting knowledge equity and SDG4.

Presentation by Ewan McAndrew, Wikimedian in Residence at the University of Edinburgh, for the Open Education Resources Conference 2021. 21-22 April 2021 Wikipedia in the Classroom in the new…

From  Ewan McAndrew on April 23rd, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

The Edinburgh Race Lectures: Representing Slavery in Contemporary Black British Women’s Plays - 26 November 2020

'Representing Slavery in Contemporary Black British Women’s Plays: Race, Responsibility, Reparations' by Lynette Goddard, Professor of Black Theatre and Performance at Royal Holloway,…

From  Clare de Mowbray on December 9th, 2020 0 likes 39 plays 0  

10.2b African Presence in Renaissance Europe

This video considers black Africans in Renaissance Europe, particularly Italy.

From  Jill Burke on November 26th, 2020 0 likes 221 plays 0  

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 37 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 550 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 47 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 20 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 60 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 69 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 24 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 34 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  

Athenian Democracy and Modern Preoccupations - seminar 2

Screencast by Dr Mirko Canevaro recorded for the online course: Athenian Democracy and Modern Preoccupations.

From  Ian Chard on January 9th, 2019 0 likes 40 plays 0