BLACADEMIA (Session 2)


SHARING RESEARCH & ARTISTRY BY/WITH/FOR/ABOUT GLOBAL MAJORITY COMMUNITIES

BLACADEMIA is a unique mix of conference, chat show and TED Talk infused with interactive performance, screenings and visual art. This pioneering 2-day event introduces creative presentations of socially engaged research and community-based projects. Awarding-winning special guests over the 2 days include Actor, Theatre Director, Teacher & Activist Josette Bushell-Mingo OBE; Writer, Playwright, Artist/Curator & Scholar Michael McMillan; Photographer Vanley Burke; Film Producer Michele D’Acosta; Photographer & Filmmaker Cathy Hassan; Author Moses McKenzie; Visual Anthropologist & Author Professor Shawn Naphtali Sobers; Museum & Heritage Consultant Sandra Shakespeare; and Spoken Word Artist & Academic AFLO. the poet.

The line up also features presentations by; Bobby Brown, Simone LaCorbiniѐre, Tendai Lewis, Tokini Fubara-Manuel and Yasmin Knox.

The state-of-the-art Ironworks Studios provides a relaxed platform for critical debate, knowledge exchange and intercultural dialogue for academics and non-academics from all walks of life - welcoming anyone interested in issues surrounding social justice, cultural awareness and lived experiences from rich and varied perspectives.


THIS EVENT IS PART OF THE CULTURE CONNEX FESTIVAL SEASON IN COLLABORATION WITH URBANFLO, PACE, BRIGHTON FRINGE, BRIGHTON PRIDE, IRONWORKS STUDIOS & BN1 ARTS

Company: urbanflo

Genre: Events & Films

Duration: 240 mins


This event has an interval.


Venues: Ironworks Studios (Studio A)


Venue Accessibility:

Assistance Dogs Welcome Assistance Dogs Welcome

Wheelchair Accessible Wheelchair Accessible

Accessible Toilet Accessible Toilet


Age suitability:
16+ (Guideline)


Babes in Arms policy:
Under 2's are allowed in for free on the lap of a guardian.


Content Warnings:

None

 Audience Interaction Audience Interaction

 Strong Language Strong Language

 References to Drug/Alcohol Misuse References to Drug/Alcohol Misuse

 References to Mental Illness References to Mental Illness

 References to Sexual Abuse References to Sexual Abuse

 References to Suicide/Self Harm References to Suicide/Self Harm

 Depictions and references to Violence Depictions and references to Violence


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May 30, 2024

12.00pm

Ironworks Studios (Studio A)

Standard: £10

Conc: £5


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