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Sam Sharpe Lecture 2019

VereneShepherdTuesday 22 October - 19:00
Imperial College, London
Women in Sam Sharpe’s Army: Repression, Resistance, Reparation

We are delighted that this year's Sam Sharpe Lecture will be delivered by Professor Verene Shepherd (Social historian and Director of the Centre for Reparation Research at the University of the West Indies Regional Headquarters) on the theme of Reparations.

Please click here for information about each of the contributors to the lecture.

Please note that, due to the popularity of this event, there has been a change of venue to enable more people to attend.

LondonFlyer2019The lecture will now be taking place at:
Blackett Laboratory Building
Imperial College

Lecture Theatre 1
Prince Consort Road

The evening will begin with a welcome on behalf of Imperial College from Dr Mark Richards (Department of Physics).
The former Metropolitan Police Superintendent Leroy Logan MBE, Chair of the London Board advising the Youth Violence Community at the All Party Parliamentary Group, will be responding to the evening’s theme on Reparations.
The Revd Joel Edwards (CBE) will facilitate the evening’s panel discussion, which will also feature Esther Stanford-Xosei.

Due to the lectures' increasing popularity, and the world-renowned speaker, there will also be an opportunity to attend the lecture in Birmingham on Thursday 24 October.
Booking your place
The closing date for booking was 20 October and both lectures are now fully booked.
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Thursday 28 November: Day at Hanham Baptist Church for churches to find out about the new 'CIO' legal structure for charities
Saturday 14 March: A half day for anyone interested in discovering what have we hold in common with our neighbours from across the faiths
Thursday 24 October: Sam Sharpe lecture being delivered by Professor Verene Shepherd at BMS Birmingham
Tuesday 22 October: Sam Sharpe lecture being delivered by Professor Verene Shepherd at Imperial College - please note change of venue