Black Sister Network
To empower women of colour in academia.
Building solidarity and engaging in collective activism.
Developing strategies to overcome exclusion and marginalisation.
Undertaking research around race and gender using critical approaches.
Exploring and articulating our experiences through counter narratives.
- Inside the Ivory Tower VIP Launch (November 2017)
- Sisterhood, Solidarity and Self-Empowerment (October 2016)
- Inside the Ivory Tower: Narratives of Women of Colour Surviving and Thriving in British Academia (November 2017)
Infographic by Andrew Ilman, Shades of Noir
We’re free to express our frustration, we’re free to complain
As empowered women, our resistance will never wain.
On 16 December 2017, Dr Jenny Douglas launched the new website for the Black Women’s Health and Wellbeing Research Network
The book features the autoethnographies of ten women academics of colour…
Inside the Ivory Tower: Narratives of Women of Colour Surviving and Thriving in British Academia is being published by Trentham Books on 10 November.