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30 years of Black History Month

2017 marks the 30th Anniversary of Black History Month (BHM) nationally in the UK.

Lost Legends is an exhibition that celebrates the contributions of Leicester’s African and African Caribbean community to the cultural heritage of the UK over the last three decades. The exhibition focuses on the main social, cultural and political issues that had an impact on the Black community from first Black MPs to local cultural icons such as Laurel Aitken, Wolde Selassie and Louise Katerega. Lost Legends is an exhibition showcasing local connections and contributions to BHM, including an oral history archive, a publication 30 years 30 Voices and a film produced to accompany the exhibition.

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When

date(s)
Friday 29 September 2017 - Tuesday 31 October 2017
day(s)
All week
occurrence
Daily
starts at
11am
finishes at
5pm

Price

cost
free event

Contact

email
museums@leicester.gov.uk
website
http://www.serendipity-uk.com
telephone
0116 225 4980

Location

name
Newarke Houses Museum and Gardens
address
The Newarke, Leicester
postcode
LE2 7BY

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