Bernie Grant Memorial Lecture
10 April 2019
The Annual Bernie Grant Memorial Lecture, with Dr. Kehinde Andrews
This year’s Annual Bernie Grant Memorial Lecture will be given by Professor Kehinde Andrews. The lecture, titled; The Battle for Black Studies, exploring the education system, liberation and the curriculum, will be followed by a panel discussion featuring comedian and journalist Ava Vidal, broadcaster and film maker Bidisha and deputy editor, Opinion at the Guardian Joseph Harker. Chaired by Dotun Adebayo MBE. Followed by a book signing of Back to Black.
Kehinde Andrews is a professor of Black Studies at Birmingham City University and the director of the Centre for Critical Social Research. An academic, activist and author whose books include Back to Black: Retelling Black Radicalism for the 21st Century (2018). His first book was Resisting Racism: Race, Inequality and the Black Supplementary School Movement (2013). This event is in partnership with the Bernie Grant Trust.