Events

Throughout the month

  • Black Sports Alumni Exhibition
  • Black History Project

Full details of events running throughout the month

Week 1

Monday 7 October

  • Opening of Black History Month
  • Launch of Aspire E-Zine
  • Ethnicity, Inequalities And The City - How Leicester Can Be A More Inclusive City (Journey To Justice Event)

Tuesday 8 October

  • Film Screening - Bessie

Thursday 10 October

  • Stop and Search Workshop

Friday 11 October

  • Three launches

Saturday 12 October

  • Big Wavy Roy Johnson’s Everything Patterned 

Full details of events in Week 1

Week 2

Monday 14 October

  • Black is Beautiful - Beauty and Vulnerability

Tuesday 15 October

  • Film Screening - Get Out

Wednesday 16 October

  • Tour of Stephen Lawrence Research Centre
  • Black And Muslim - Discussion/Open Mic

Thursday 17 October

  • No Justice No Peace

Friday 18 October

  • Black Masculinity

Full details of events in Week 2

Week 3

Monday 21 October

  • Annual American Studies Lecture: The 1972 National Black Political Convention and the Decline of Black Power
  • Psychology Staff and Student Focus Groups
  • Why Isn’t My Lecturer Black?

Tuesday 22 October

  • Black Minds Matter: Therapists And Activists

Wednesday 23 October

  • Black Heroes in Mathematics
  • My Queerness My Blackness

Thursday 24 October

  • Digital Activism Workshop, in Partnership with the Stephen Lawrence Research Centre (Journey to Justice Event)
  • Night of Culture

Full details of events in Week 3

Week 4

Monday 28 October

  • Psychology Staff and Student Focus Groups
  • Black Professionals Workshop/Discussion

Tuesday 29 October

  • Advancing Race Equality Staff and Student Focus Group

Wednesday 30 October

  • The Future of the Black Beauty Industry

Thursday 31 October

  • Man on the Moon

29 October - 8 November

  • Advancing Race Equality Staff and Student Focus Group

Full details of events in Week 4