Sam Sharpe Lecture 2019

VereneShepherdThursday 24 October - beginning at 19:00
BMS Birmingham

We are delighted that this year's Sam Sharpe Lecture will be delivered by Professor Verene Shepherd (Professor of Social History at the University of the West Indies in Mona and Director of the University’s Institute for Gender and Development Studies) 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

There is no charge to attend the lectures, but please reserve your place by clicking on the relevant button below.

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Please note that the closing date for booking will be 20 October, unless all spaces have been allocated before this date.