NUJ Claudia Jones Memorial Lecture
Kehinde Andrews - © Private
25 October 2019
The union is pleased to announce the details of the upcoming Claudia Jones Memorial Lecture on Wednesday 30 October.
The event will start at 18.30 and has been organised by the NUJ's Black members’ council as part of Black history month.
This year’s guest speaker is Professor Kehinde Andrews, a British academic and author.
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Kehinde Andrews is Professor of Black Studies at Birmingham City University. His research focuses on resistance to racism and grassroots organisations. His latest book Black to Black: Retelling Black Radicalism for the 21st Century was published in 2018. He also wrote Resisting Racism: Race, Inequality and the Black Supplementary School Movement in 2013 and is editor of the Blackness in Britain book series with Zed Books. Kehinde has written opinions pieces for outlets including the Guardian, Independent, Washington Post and CNN. Kehinde is founder of the Harambee Organisation of Black Unity; and co-chair of the Black Studies Association.
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Find out more about the Black members' council.