Join us at our celebration launch event at Manchester Metropolitan University with Lectures on Transformational Christianity in the age of the 'Black Lives Matter' movement and "The Slave trade".
Special Guest from the BBC Dr Robert Beckford (PhD) along side other guest speakers.
This event will be in the form of lectures, workshops, a Questions/Answers panel with key leaders. We also have special guest Maya Sharma from the Heritage Lottery Fund who will be delivering a presentation about how the Heritage Lottery Fund can support Black history and cultural heritage projects.
During the day we will also be screening a short film “Sunflower” produced be Kunmi Ogunsola. There will be an activity corner for children, exhibition stalls, and live music. This will all be taking place during our festival launch day. This is an event for all the family to learn, celebrate and enjoy our heritage.