A weekly 10 min history podcast to aid your Black history learning.
The Haitian Revolution
The Haitian Revolution is one of many examples of Black resistance and liberation against systems of slavery and colonial rule.
African Contemporary Art
Did you know that there are over 3000 cultural groups in Africa? That's potentially 3000 different African artistic expressions. African art forms include sculpting, pottery, painting, drawing, textiles, clothing, and many more
Social Structures and Caste Systems in Ancient Africa
The ancient African continent was made up of a number of diverse hierarchal societies which primarily determined people’s social standing.
Garifuna Dugu Ceremonies: Funeral Traditions in the Diaspora
Dugu is a healing ceremony in which Garifuna community members come together to call upon ancestral spirits - known as ‘Gubida’ - to help heal or aid the passing of a sick person.
Nine Nights: Funeral Traditions in the Diaspora
This episode looks at a Caribbean funeral tradition called Nine Nights. You might have even attended one?
Black British English
Black British English - also known as Black British Vernacular or Black English Vernacular - is a language in its own right, not a dialect!