Sam Sharpe Lecture 2019
Thursday 24 October - beginning at 19:00
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
The lecture will take place at BMS Birmingham
(24 Weoley Park Road, Birmingham, B29 6QX).
The Respondent to Professor Shepherd’s address on reparations will be Professor Robert Beckford, (leading academic, author and broadcaster).
The evening will be facilitated by Dr Dulcie Dixon McKenzie, tutor at Queen’s College.
Due to the lectures' increasing popularity, and the world-renowned speaker, there will also be an opportunity to attend the lecture in London on Tuesday 22 October.
Booking your place
The closing date for booking was 20 October and both lectures are now fully booked