Black History in Birmingham Libraries
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Connecting Histories - An innovative project which aims to use to culturally diverse archive collections to promote learning and community engagement.
A Shared History, A Shared Future - This project celebrates 200 years since the abolition of the slave trade and explores how slavery in all its forms has operated throughout history.
Black Writing - New writers and projects, plus established black writers of fiction, poetry and drama
A book about Birmingham Black International History
Birmingham Stories - Birmingham Storiesis an exciting project that intends to extend an awareness of the diverse histories of the city in its many voices and cultures. Unlocking the experiences contained in archive and heritage materials, the project will present a series of public workshops and free online research guides.
by Brigitte Winsor
'Some Common Bond' - From Paul Robeson to the Birmingham Anti-Apartheid Movement, learn more about Birmingham's connections to Black International History
Portraits of Black Achievement on the Connecting Histories web site