Ethnicity, Race and Racism Guest Lecture

9th Mar 2016, 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Edge Hill University - Main Building

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The Education of Several Lifetimes: Eric & Jessica Huntley’s Biographies Project

Using archival material, Professor O’Connor will provide a history of the innovative publication project established by Jessica and Eric Huntley, founders of one of Britain’s earliest independent Black publishers. She will explore the local and international political movements that motivated the Huntleys, the major educational goals that they had for Black British children and the successes, failures and legacy of the project.

Venue – Main Building, M46

Admission is free and all are welcome.