Friday, January 06, 2006

The Blood - The Artist and the Legacy of Enslavement and Emancipation

Enslavement has affected people of African heritage emotionally and psychologically. What are the implications of this for our artistic and creative expression?

We will be holding this event to examine the relationship between Black/African Diasporic history and the arts at
Yaa Asantewa Arts Centre.

Saturday 29th April 2006.

This event will include:

  • Speakers
  • Panel discussion
  • Film
  • Poetry/Spoken Word
  • Music

For more info, click here.

To read the poem The Blood, click here.

Funded by the Arts Council of England.

See also: 2007 Commemoration, The Roots of the Atlantic Slave Trade

Keywords: Black Arts, Black History, Enslavement, Emancipation, 2007 Commemoration

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