London event – 2inspire Network Ladies Day

London event – 2inspire Network Ladies Day

The 2inspire Network Ladies Day is back! “Brick To Brick We Stand Firm Together Building Walls To Inspire Others” – Zara-Shola Odeniyi @cocoacabin This is a *free event where women run businesses, particularly creative businesses such as artists, fashion designers etc will exhibit their products and services. It is the ultimate one-stop shop with a shopping …

The Gospel Summit June 13-14 2014 @ The Drum, Birmingham B6 4UU

The Gospel Summit June 13-14 2014 @ The Drum, Birmingham B6 4UU

The Gospel Summit is back! Independents Breakthrough! Increasing your ability to succeed, this specialist music industry business event delivers a dynamic two day event for everyone – especially Gospel artists, label owners promoters producers. Features include: GMIA Executives’ Church & Gospel Leaders Luncheon Fri 13 June, 12 – 4pm Tickets: Free Admission Historic first meeting …

Reggae Film, Music & Fun – British Black Music/BMC in association with Flash Musicals

Reggae Film, Music & Fun – British Black Music/BMC in association with Flash Musicals

A family-friendly event consisting of the first screening of  ‘Britain’s Contribution To The Development Of Reggae’, a guerilla documentary started by Kwaku in 2012 to mark JA@50 with contributions from numerous artists, producers, activists, fans, etc; and Gus Berger’s ‘Duke Vin And The Birth Of Ska’, which aims to tell the story of what happened …

Claudia Unterweger – reporting the news in Austria

Claudia Unterweger – reporting the news in Austria

Source Translated from German: The presenter and editor , born in 1971 , has worked for the ORF in both the television and the radio. With the completion certificate of the Vienna International School in the bag , she moved to France originally . There, the native of Vienna, studied international politics. At the University …

Freema Agyeman – versatile English actress

Freema Agyeman – versatile English actress

Source Freema Agyeman is an English television and film actress who is best known for playing Martha Jones in the BBC science fiction television series Doctor Who, and its spin-off series Torchwood. Following her departure from Doctor Who and guest spots in BBC programmes Survivors and Little Dorrit, Agyeman held a starring role as Alesha Phillips …

7th Annual Summer School on Black Europe: Interrogating Citizenship, Race and Ethnic Relations

7th Annual Summer School on Black Europe: Interrogating Citizenship, Race and Ethnic Relations

Editor’s note: I am dying to take this course one summer. If you can attend and get accepted, I would live to hear about your experience, feedback on the course, and how you feel post-course. Amsterdam, Netherlands – June 23 – July 4, 2014 The Summer School on Black Europe is an intensive two week …

British actress Gugu Mbatha-Raw

British actress Gugu Mbatha-Raw

Source: Hollywood.com Gugu Mbatha-Raw redefined what the concept of ingénue. A classically trained actress, Mbatha-Raw made her mark on British television with supporting roles in popular series like “Spooks” (BBC, 2002- ), a slick spy drama that followed members of the U.K.’s intelligence team, and on the sci-fi thriller “Doctor Who” (BBC, 2005-). She lit …

Belle – the movie

Belle – the movie

BELLE is inspired by the true story of Dido Elizabeth Belle (Gugu Mbatha-Raw), the illegitimate mixed race daughter of Admiral Sir John Lindsay (Matthew Goode). Raised by her aristocratic great-uncle Lord Mansfield (Tom Wilkinson) and his wife (Emily Watson), Belle’s lineage affords her certain privileges, yet her status prevents her from the traditions of noble …