Legacies of British Slavery
27 September 2022, 5:00 pm–6:45 pm
A UCL Laws community event organised by the Laws Race Equality Network. This event is for UCL Laws staff and students only.
- UCL staff | UCL students
UCL Laws Events
Gideon Schreier Lecture Theatre, UCL LawsBentham House, Endsleigh GardensLondonWC1H 0EG
‘Legacies of British Slavery’ Talk hosted by the UCL Laws Race Equality Network
Tuesday 27 September @5:00 pm in the Gideon Schreier Lecture Theatre, followed by a reception in the hub outside.
Please join us on Tuesday 27 September at 5:00 pm for a talk by Dr Keith McClelland, co-founder of the Legacies of British Slavery project and co-author of the esteemed book Legacies of British Slave-Ownership (CUP 2014). As a historian, Dr McClelland will discuss the work of the Legacies of British Slavery project, which explores the political, cultural, social, and physical legacies of British slave-ownership.
A Q&A will be moderated by Dr Ian Williams, a legal historian and Associate Professor at UCL Laws. The talk and Q&A will take place from 5:00-6:00 pm.
This event is open to UCL Laws students, staff, and academics from all backgrounds within our community.
This is a great opportunity to begin the academic year together whilst thinking about important issues of race equality.