Activism in Action: Friday 5 & Saturday 13 February

Organisation of Black Unity, and co-chair of the Black Studies Association. Help Fill the Missing Pages of Black History on Wikipedia! Saturday 13 February, 10.00am-1.00pm & 2.00pm-4.00pm Free, booking is essential Want to learn how to add the missing pages of Black history to Wikipedia? Join our Wikipedia training workshop and learn how to create […]

Claudia Jones – 100th anniversary of her Birth

  On Saturday 22 August we will be celebrating the life of Claudia Jones who was a leading campaigner for social equality during the 1950s and 1960s. Born in 1915 in Trinidad, Port of Spain, Claudia emigrated to New York as a child in 1923, and deported to Britain for her beliefs in 1955. She […]

Our Collections

Thirty years ago, Len Garrison, a co-founder of  Black Cultural Archives, asked the question ‘Where are our Heroes, Martyrs and Monuments?’ From this, he and members of the community started a collection which would seek to redress the historical imbalance of the representation of Black people in Britain. The aim to construct a monument to collect, […]