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Revisiting the AfroCROWD Juneteenth Wiki Civil Rights Conference of 2020

SpeakersSherry Antoine, ED AfroCROWD.org (host)Alexandria Lockett, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Spelman CollegeBrandon Sullivan, Wiki Caribbean CommunicationsLinda Fletcher, AfroCROWD Community…

From  Ewan McAndrew on August 16th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

'Juneteenth'

A short lecture on the history and significance of 'Juneteenth' by Prof. Joyce Hope Scott (Boston University)

From  Nicola Frith on June 17th, 2021 0 likes 27 plays 0  

Black Women and French Citizenship - RACE.ED and Centre of African Studies Seminar

19 May 2021 Speakers:Annette Joseph-Gabriel, Assistant Professor of French, The University of Michigan Mame Fatou Niang, Associate Professor of French and Francophone Studies, Carnegie Mellon…

From  Clare de Mowbray on May 25th, 2021 0 likes 52 plays 0  

James Tait Black 2021 - Fiction shortlist

The four books shortlisted for the fiction prize are: Alligator & Other Stories (Picador) By Dima Alzayat; The First Woman (Oneworld) by Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi; A Children’s Bible (W.W.…

From  Kathryn Hood on May 5th, 2021 0 likes 181 plays 0  

James Tait Black 2021 - Biography shortlist

The four biographies shortlisted for the prize are: The Warrior, the Voyager, and the Artist: Three Lives in an Age of Empire (Yale) by Kate Fullagar; A Ghost in the Throat (Tramp Press) by Doireann…

From  Kathryn Hood on May 5th, 2021 0 likes 89 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 5 plays 0  

The Edinburgh Race Lectures: The Eclipse of Black Women in Anti-Discrimination Law - 9 December 2020

'The Eclipse of Black Women in Anti-Discrimination Law'by Professor Iyiola Solanke, Chair of European Union Law and Social Justice within the University of Leeds Law School.Chaired by Dr…

From  Clare de Mowbray on January 11th, 2021 0 likes 40 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 46 plays 0  

Black Heroes of Mathematics Conference: Panel Discussion 2

October 2020: Black Heroes of Mathematics Conference Panel Discussion from Day 2 involving: Dr Nira Chamberlain Natalya Silcott Dr Spencer Becker-Kahn Professor Nkechi Agwu Professor Edray Goins…

From  Liam Holligan on October 28th, 2020 0 likes 37 plays 0  

Black Heroes of Mathematics - Welcome

On 26-27 October 2020, ICMS hosting Black Heroes of Mathematics Conference. The meeting is hosted by Nira Chamberlain (IMA) This video contains the welcome message from the other meeting partners…

From  Dawn Wasley on October 23rd, 2020 0 likes 182 plays 0  

Black Heroes of Mathematics - October 2020

In October 2020, ICMS will host a meeting on Black Heroes of Mathematics

From  Dawn Wasley on October 20th, 2020 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Black Heroes of Mathematics Conference - Dr Howard Haughton (King's College London)

Black Heroes of Mathematics Conference Dr Howard Haughton (King's College London) Credit risk via MGF An automated programme is used to generate the subtitles on this talk. You can remove the…

From  Liam Holligan on October 12th, 2020 0 likes 151 plays 0  

Why I am editing Wikipedia by Dr. Jess Wade at Women in STEM Connect

Talk by Dr. Jess Wade at the University of Edinburgh's Women in STEM Connect edit-a-thon on Sunday 16th August 2020.

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 14th, 2020 0 likes 29 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 38 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 97 plays 0  

Prof Gillingwater Inaugural Lecture Oct 2018

Recording of inaugural lecture Monday 29 October 2018. Professor Tom Gillingwater "Diary of a 21st century anatomist: standing on the shoulders of giants"

From  Nicholas Kelly on November 1st, 2018 0 likes 339 plays 0