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Course Options in the History of Christianity at the School of Divinity (3 mins)

A short overview of three courses in the History of Christianity on offer at the School of Divinity: History of Christianity as a World Religion 1A, History of Christianity as a World Religion 1B,…

From  Sara Parvis on July 27th, 2021 0 likes 22 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  

Fennell Lecture 2021: On Juneteenth: “This, Then, is Texas”

This 2021 Fennell Lecture was be delivered by Professor Annette Gordon-Reed, held in honour of the publication of Professor Gordon-Reed’s latest book, "On Juneteenth".

From  Anna Raczynski on May 21st, 2021 0 likes 108 plays

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 34 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: 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  

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 231 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 38 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 587 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 52 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 22 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 66 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 94 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 27 plays 0