Events

Global Black Geographies Zine: Sketching New Lines of Scholarship

Join us for the launch of the Global Black Geographies Zine (GBG Zine); a prototype website for a multi-lingual platform spotlighting critical Black scholarly interventions. Meet the creative scholars behind the website as they discuss its development and the ideas informing their research. The GBG Zine forms part of the continuing work of Global Black ... Read more

Flipping the Campus: Counting the Cost of Failure to Retain Black Students

In this CARICUK online roundtable event, we will discuss stories that are rarely told - the stories of Black students whom UK universities fail to retain. That failure follows many different routes: coldness or racist aggression from staff and students, failure to recognise vulnerabilities and wellbeing needs, or simply the everyday grinding pressure of always ... Read more

The Noise My Leaves Make: Black British Women and Surrendering to Belonging

Join director Dr Tia-Monique Uzor in a roundtable discussion about her CARICUK commissioned film The Noise My Leaves Make. Filmed in Leicestershire, The Noise My Leaves Make explores Black British women in the rural English environment. A space that has typically been denied to Black British women as a place of belonging, the three dancers ... Read more

Beautiful Experiments: CARICUK’s Agendas for Black Academic Careers

In CARICUK's final event, we think about what CARICUK has begun: creative approaches to the in/securities of Black education and careers in the UK academy. The three Black women at its core (Rita Gayle, Tia-Monique Uzor and Pat Noxolo) will reflect on the lessons we have learnt - about Black women's creativity in walking the ... Read more