Events Diary

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Current & forthcoming Event Series:

Miscellaneous 2024 : to

‘We build them up and we pull them down’: Sarah Lundberg Summer School – Dublin

Date: , 2024
Time: to
Price: Free
With: Mark Steeds, Roger Ball
Series: Miscellaneous 2024
Note: This event was not organised by BRHG.
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Sarah Lundberg Summer School - Seán O'Casey Theatre, St Mary's Road, East Wall, Dublin 3, Ireland The 10th annual Sarah Lundberg Summer School is an exploration of the concept of commemoration, remembrance and celebration. Who decides what is remembered and how do we remember it ? Are all commemorations of equal importance, can remembrance be 'neutral' or is there always an agenda ? Does history dictate how we commemorate the past, or do commemorations shape how we view the past ? Presentations […]

Voyage of Despair: The Hannibal, its captain and all who sailed in her, 1693–1695

Date: , 2024
Time: to
Price: £5
With: Rosemary L Caldicott
Series: Miscellaneous 2024
Note: This event was not organised by BRHG.
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  People’s University of Fishponds – Sunday 30 June 2024 – 7:00pm – The Nissen Hut, Eastville Park, Bristol. In 1693, Captain Thomas Phillips embarked on a voyage from London to Guinea in the Hannibal, where he purchased enslaved Africans on behalf of the Royal African Company. The subsequent journey across the Atlantic witnessed a tragic toll, with hundreds of the enslaved captives, and many of the crew, losing their lives before the ship reached the shores of Barbados.Fast forward to […]

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