In the Shadow of Empire? Situating Black British Writing

The conference took place on Friday 22 and Saturday 23 September 2023 at London Metropolitan Archives. A selection of papers from, and in response to, the conference will be published shortly. Check back here for details.


The full conference schedule is now available. Click the button to download.

The wonderful folks at BookLove are providing the conference bookstall. You can find out more about theire brilliant work by clicking their logo. 

Speakers & Chairs

Abíọ́dún Abdul · Professor Emeritus Joan Anim-Addo · Lorraine Anim-Addo · Nana Ayebia Clarke MBE · Dr Gabriella Beckles-Raymond · Professor Elisabeth Bekers · Joanna Brown · Tara Brusselaers · Rosetta Codling · Amirtha Devarajan · Becky Drewry · Dr Marl'ene Edwin · Professor Susan Alice Fischer · Dr Laura Fish · Angelique Golding · Dr Keith Jarrett · Dr Leila Kamali · Dr Lucia Llano Puertas · Kayra Maes · Ros Martin · Ronnie McGrath · Dr Juliana Mensah · Dr Joan Nche · Professor Pat Noxolo · Dr Leighan Renaud · Eurekah Shabazz · Fezile Sibanda · Yinka Sunmonu · Dr Lamia Tewfik · Dr Lenore Todd · Katrijn Van den Bossche · Dr Tracey Walters · Dr Arlene P Weekes · Samantha Wharton · Dr Nana Wilson-Tagoe · Belinda Zhawi

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