ICACS BHM: The Hidden History of Africa Before The Slave Trade

Thursday 19 October 2017 19:00 - 21:30
RSM Lecture Theatre 2.28 Guest Lecture African Caribbean

ICACS is working in collaboration with Black History Studies to present The Hidden History of Africa Before The Slave Trade. This lecture discusses the Empire of Mali, the Yoruba Kingdoms, Medieval Sudan, Medieval Ethiopia and the East African Coast. These civilisations have left behind a splendid array of evidence that is discussed in the lecture. This evidence includes wonderful artefacts, illuminated manuscripts, and impressive architecture. A discussion will follow the presentation. Doors open at 6.30pm. The lecture will be held at RSM LT 2.28 and is FREE, all ages are welcome!