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Barriers to Black Academia: Slavery and Colonialism and the Case for Reparative Justice: Panel 3

5:00pm - 7:00pm / Monday 20th September 2021
Type: Symposium / Category: Department / Series: Centre for the Study of International Slavery
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This series of online panel discussions about the absence of Black UK academics in this area of teaching and research – and the implications of this absence – will culminate in a roundtable and report on the recommendations for how Black British scholars of the present and the future suggest UK universities and funding councils should lift the barriers to Black academics in this field of study in particular, notably as a form of reparative justice.

• L'myah Sherae, Chief Coordinator, The All-Party Parliamentary Group for Race Equality in Education
• Esther Stanford-Xosei, INOSAAR International Network of Scholars & Activists for Afrikan Reparations
• Professor Afua Cooper, Dalhousie University
• Dr Hank Gonzalez, University of Cambridge

Moderator/Chair: Malik Al Nasir, Fore-Word Press & PhD researcher University of CambridgeRead more about our panel speakers