Black History Studies Film Festival and Market
Saturday 29th April - 12pm – 9pm
Park View Academy, West Green Road, N15 3QR
Black Women’s Conference
Saturday 6th May 10am – 5pm
UCL Cruciform Building, Gower St, Bloomsbury, London, WC1E 6B
West Norwood Feast
Sunday 7th May - 10am – 4pm
West Norwood Leisure Centre, SE27
Sunday 14th May - 11am – 4pm
Goose Green Park, SE22
Inspirational YOU Pop Up Market
Saturday 20th May 2pm – 8pm
The Willington Centre, SW9 9NB
Afro Hair & Beauty Show
Sunday 28th May 2017
The Business Design Centre
52 Upper Street, London N1 0QH
Crystal Palace Overground Festival
Saturday 17th June - 2pm – 7pm
Crystal Palace Park
Pop Up Market, Debate and Live acoustic evening
Saturday 25th March 2017
2pm – 8pm
Join independent female makers and designers who are selling:
Clothing | Jewellery | Accessories | Arts | Natural skincare and beauty | Homeware | Books
Come along to enjoy our makers market, interactive natural hair debate and live acts performing in the evening.
Our pop up shop is an opportunity for you to experience high quality goods from independent brands.
4.00pm – 5.30pm
Natural hair and wellbeing debate hosted by Motherhood ReConstructed
6.00pm – 8.00pm
In the evening we have a live music showcase featuring artists such as
- Chris IKE
Come and hear about The Village CIC and their plans for this new community space.
Sunday 29th January 2017
Imposter Syndrome, is the feeling of inadequacy of your personal achievements or goals despite the contrary. It can manifest by you talking yourself out of opportunities, talking yourself down, comparing yourself to others and it goes on. This discussion is how we can create positive obstacles for ourselves an...d believe that the future us, is actually us right now.
Standard Ticket on the door: £7
Donation ticket includes your ticket and a donation towards someone else's ticket: £10
Kids under 16 are free.
NO ONE TURNED AWAY FOR LACK OF FUNDS.
DIY Space for London operates on a membership basis. Membership costs £2 for the whole year. Please see the website for details: diyspaceforlondon.org
- DIY Space is on the ground floor and wheelchair accessible (double doors from main entrance to space). Ramp leading to the accessible toilets.
- Group bus stop walking at night
- Toilets are gender neutral
- BSL (Currently searching for an interpreter)
12 - 1PM Plantain Brunch/Tea
12:30 - 3PM Discussion
3 - 5PM Workshops
6 - 7PM Screenings
7:30 - 9PM - Food Theatre
Led by Shana
Requirements: pen, paper, tissues
Brunch served from 12 - 1pm Plantain Brunch.
Dinner served from 4:30pm The Vegan Nigerian.
Black British Girlhood zine workshop on the theme of Imposter Syndrome.
Ama Josephine Eclair "My family doesn't look like me." Conversations and sharing around mixed black and white identity.
I Am Somebody by Madeline Anderson 30 min.
A documentary record of the 113-day strike by members of the National Union of Hospital and Nursing Home Employees in Charleston, South Carolina during the Spring of 1969. Explores the struggles of these low-paid, Black, and mostly female hospital workers to achieve economic justice, dignity and self-respect. Illustrates how organized labor and the civil rights movement succeeded in forging an effective coalition in the South
Perfect Image? by Maureen Blackwood 30 min.
Bright and imaginative in its approach to its subject, PERFECT IMAGE? exposes stereotypical images of Black women and explores women's own ideas of self worth. Using two actresses who constantly change their personae, the film poses questions about how Black women see themselves and each other and the pitfalls that await those who internalize the search for the "perfect image"!