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Previous Special Events 2018

Exhibition – Black Germany

An Exhibition by Robbie Aitken, Sheffield Hallam University

14 May to 11 June 2019

Venue: German Historiacl Institute London

Based on ground-breaking research, the exhibition Black Germany employs a number of biographies, accompanied by photographic images, in order to look at the largely forgotten development of a Black Diaspora in Germany from the 1880s up to 1945.

Opening Event on 14 May 2019, 5:30pm

Venue: German Historical Institute London

With talks by historian Robbie Aitken (Sheffield), on “Making the Visible the Invisible – Black Germany in the Age of Empire”, and poet, dramaturge and editor Philipp Khabo Koepsell (Berlin), on “Afro-Deutschland – The Making of an Activist Movement“.

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