Black History Month Soiree to address race, equality and diversity in sport and classical music

Black History Month Soiree to address race, equality and diversity in sport and classical music

Two patrons of Black British Academics, Prof Kevin Hylton and Dr Shirley Thompson aim to deepen understanding on issues around race, racism, ethnic and cultural diversity in sport and classical music on Wednesday 14th October at Bournemouth University. Read more

Dr Shirley Thompson’s Nanny of the Maroons opera continues to diversify classical music performance

Dr Shirley Thompson’s Nanny of the Maroons opera continues to diversify classical music performance

Black British Academics Patron Dr Shirley Thompson continues to live up to her reputation as a cultural activist with her latest opera: Sacred Mountain: Incidents in the Life of Queen Nanny of the Maroons on 21 and 22 July at The Place in Euston, London as part of the Tête-à-Tête Contemporary Opera Festival. Read more