The Time is Now, curated by June Givanni
Feb
4
Apr 25

The Time is Now, curated by June Givanni

  • Nottingham Contemporary

A series of screenings of Black and Asian films and documentaries from 1980s to today curated by June Givanni, director of the Pan African Cinema Archive.

The Study Sessions: Frantz Fanon
Feb
21
Apr 25

The Study Sessions: Frantz Fanon

  • Nottingham Contemporary

Come along to these study sessions about the ethno-psychiatrist and thinker Frantz Fanon. These sessions look at Fanon's psychiatric work that has only recently been translated into English. See the other events' pages for details on the specific sessions which will run from February. 

Fanon, alienation and freedom by Jean Khalfa
Apr
25
6:30 pm18:30

Fanon, alienation and freedom by Jean Khalfa

  • Nottingham Contemporary

Jean Khalfa will explore texts from her recent book on Fanon and will shed new light on Fanon's writing on alienation and freedom. This final session in the series will point out Fanon's understandings of the problems to come and some of which we face now. Please book. 


Women's History Zine Workshop
Mar
23
5:00 pm17:00

Women's History Zine Workshop

  • Nottingham Writer's Studio

Join Nottingham Writer's Studio for this Zine Making Workshop. Here you'll learn about how as a form the zine has worked alongside women's movements to distribute knowledge, as well as this, you'll be given the opportuity to make your very own zine!

Rewind Fast Forward
Mar
11
6:00 pm18:00

Rewind Fast Forward

  • New Art Exchange

Join Reel Equality Film for an evening of short film screenings at the New Art Exchange. This event explores where BAME and LGBT histories intersect with film-maker Sandi Hughes. 

Talk with Barbara Walker
Mar
2
6:30 pm18:30

Talk with Barbara Walker

  • New Art Exchange

Join exhibiting artist Barbara Walker to hear her discuss her practice, following her major solo-show at mac Birmingham last summer, as well as her current work exhibited at the New Art Exchange. 

Nottinghamshire's Rainbow Heritage: 10th Celebration Awards
Feb
28
7:00 pm19:00

Nottinghamshire's Rainbow Heritage: 10th Celebration Awards

  • Nottingham Council House

Join Nottinghamshire's Rainbow Heritage for its 10th Celebration and Awards Evening. This event provides a great opportunity to celebrate the great work local people and groups have been doing in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire to advance LGBT+ issues and lives. First come, first served. Entrance free. 

Migrant Media Film Night
Feb
28
6:30 pm18:30

Migrant Media Film Night

  • Nottingham Contemporary

Join Nottingham Contemporary for two Migrant Media film screenings, followed by a panel discussion. 

Fanon and Psychoanalysis: The 'Black Lacan'? by Colin Wright
Feb
21
6:30 pm18:30

Fanon and Psychoanalysis: The 'Black Lacan'? by Colin Wright

  • Nottingham Contemporary

The first of Nottingham Contemporary's study sessions series will focus on Frantz Fanon's work on psychoanalysis. The Univeristy of Nottingham's Colin Wright will convene the session and feed into the later session in the series on Fanon and psychiatry. Please book.

Museumand Presents: Is this Art?
Feb
15
10:00 am10:00

Museumand Presents: Is this Art?

  • Nottingham Contemporary

Pop along to any of these workshops at Nottingham Contemporary for Museumand's exhibition and an informal discussion about the work they do in bringing Caribbean history and stories in Britain to life. 

A Creative Gathering
Feb
11
2:00 pm14:00

A Creative Gathering

  • New Art Exchange

Drop into the New Art Exchange for this event which explores contemporary art practice, the usefulness of terms like 'Black Art', and the contemporary contexts that inform the work of young artists of colour.

Responding to LGBT Hate Crime
Feb
10
Feb 24

Responding to LGBT Hate Crime

  • University of Nottingham

Pop along to this event where the Rights and Justice Research Priority Area (RPA) will be debating LGBT Hate Crime.

When Art Speaks: Creative Writing Workshop
Feb
4
1:00 pm13:00

When Art Speaks: Creative Writing Workshop

  • New Art Exchnage

Pop along to this guided tour of New Art Exchange's exhibition where you'll be invited to turn your ideas into a poem or creative piece.

Free entry, age range: 16+

Book through New Art Exchange, 0115 924 8630, www.nae.org.uk

The Art of Black Hair
Jan
13
6:00 pm18:00

The Art of Black Hair

  • New Art Exchange

Join the New Art Exchange for the launch of its new exhibition The Art of Hair, which will be on show to the public from January 14th 2017 - March 19th 2017.