Black Europe Summer School

Black Europe Summer School: time to think about attending next summer

The Black Europe Summer School is a two-week intensive course held each summer in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The course explores the contemporary circumstances of the African Diaspora and other people of color in Europe. Participants learn about the origins of Black Europe and investigate the impact of colonial legacies on policies, social organizations, and legislation …

Angela Davis

Moving Together: Activism, Art and Education – A Week with Angela Davis

Angela Davis to Visit Amsterdam! Save the Dates: May 12 – 17 Moving Together: Activism, Art and Education – A Week with Angela Davis and her long-time collaborator, Prof Gina Dent, will be a week-long program taking place from 12-17 May at various arts, cultural, educational and heritage institutions, and community centers in Amsterdam. We’re …

Decolonizing the Mind – 20 Questions and Answers

News from Power Lister Jennifer Tosch: Congratulations Prof Stephen Small, my UC Berkeley and BHAT Int’l board member! We are thrilled to share this new book with all of you! Producing new knowledge helps to advance the field and definitely helps to inform our tour narratives! The Decolonizing the Mind book is available online.

BLACK LOVE

BLACK LOVE

BLACK LOVE BLACK LOVE is a docu-series created by newlywed filmmakers to highlight love stories from the Black community and answer the question, “What does it take to make a marriage work?” Featured couples include Viola Davis and Julius Tennon, Meagan Good and DeVon Franklin, Tia Mowry and Cory Hardrict, Flex and Shanice, gospel singer …

Call for Abstracts – 2nd Annual Black Feminism, Womanism, and the Politics of Women of Colour in Europe

Call for Abstracts – 2nd Annual Black Feminism, Womanism, and the Politics of Women of Colour in Europe

2nd Annual Black Feminism, Womanism and the Politics of Women of Colour in Europe A One-Day symposium | Amsterdam, 7th October 2017 CONFERENCE SCHEDULE ORGANISERS ACCOMMODATION CONTACT SPONSORS & SUPPORTERS 2nd Annual Black Feminism, Womanism, and the Politics of Women of Colour in Europe A One-Day Symposium Saturday, 7th October 2017,  Amsterdam, The Netherlands In …

Power List

Ellen Brudet – Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2016 – A List of Our Own©

Ellen Brudet, Entrepreneurship: The Netherlands, Creator of dolls of color In her own words: My name is Ellen Brudet and I’m 49 years young … mother of two beautiful boys (28 and 14) and myself a child of a mixed marriage. * My father Surinamese and my mother * Dutch . I am a proud …

Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2016 – A List of Our Own©

Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2016 – A List of Our Own©

Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2016 – A List of Our Own© Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2016 – A List of Our Own© In 2010 the Black Women in Europe™ Blog released its first Power List naming 58 women across Europe in 6 categories. For the past three years the list was …

Black Europe Summer School 2017 – 10th Anniversary Program

Black Europe Summer School 2017 – 10th Anniversary Program

Black Europe Summer School 2017 10th Anniversary Program June 26 – July 6, 2017 Amsterdam, The Netherlands   Now in its 10th year, the overall goal of this intensive two-week course is to examine the contemporary circumstances of the African Diaspora in Europe. We will focus on the historical and colonial legacies of European countries …

Black Europe Summer School Program 2016 Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Black Europe Summer School Program 2016 Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Interrogating Citizenship, Race and Ethnic Relations Black Europe Summer School Program 2016 June 20 – July 1, 2016 Amsterdam, The Netherlands Now in its 9th year, the overall goal of this intensive two-week course is to examine the contemporary circumstances of the African Diaspora in Europe. We will focus on the historical and colonial legacies …

Black Wombman Empowered Health Event in Amsterdam

Black Wombman Empowered Health Event in Amsterdam

Workshop Information Black Wombman Empowered Health workshop is a well needed space created for like minded sisters to gather together for honest, open dialogue about challenges to health, spirituality, diet and healing that black wombmen face. The space created is for us to share our stories, energies and heal together. Within this space we will …

International Natural Hair Day – Amsterdam

International Natural Hair Day – Amsterdam

Wearing curls and afrohair in its natural state is booming. More and more people are turning their backs on relaxers and proudly wear their hair natural. In 2012 the American vlogger Adeaa Rogers founded International Natural Hair Meetup Day (INHMD). A day when wearing natural hair is celebrated worldwide. This year, International Natural Hair Meetup …

Live 12 April: Sylvana Simons – captivating TV audiences in the Netherlands

Live 12 April: Sylvana Simons – captivating TV audiences in the Netherlands

Sylvana Simons was born in Suriname and grew up in Amsterdam. From 1995 to 1999 she presented the radio program Sylvana’s Soul and was dubbed the Dutch Queen of Soul. Sylvana in 2000 began presenting TV programs like RTL Live, TV agency and Dancing with the Stars. From 1999, she presented her own talk show …

Casting Call- Miss Africa Netherlands 2015-2016

Casting Call- Miss Africa Netherlands 2015-2016

We are pleased to announce the start of the journey to the 3rd edition of Miss Africa Netherlands (Miss Africa Netherlands 2015-2016). Are you the Next Miss Africa Netherlands? Do you have the Poise, Eloquence, and Charisma? Are you determined to be a Role Model and Ambassador for Change in your Community? Do you have …

7th Annual Summer School on BLACK EUROPE
Gisele in Amsterdam has been running She Sells for 8 years. Celebrate with her!

Gisele in Amsterdam has been running She Sells for 8 years. Celebrate with her!

She Sells turned 8 on May 20th 2013. Therefore you’ll  receive a discount of 10% on hair products, cosmetics, jewelry and gifts in the online shop www.shesells.eu.   The discount is valid until May 25th. Please use discount code Birthday when placing your order website.

Amsterdam event – Natural Hair Movie & Inspirations

Amsterdam event – Natural Hair Movie & Inspirations

May 18, 1 – 5pm International Natural Hair Meetup Day (INHMD) is an annual one-day event. Its purpose is to allow the opportunity for women across the world to meet in their own communities while networking, sharing and meeting (virtually) other women. Natural hair meetups are events designed to share information, techniques, inspiration and products …

She Sells Beauty Natural Hair Workshops in Amsterdam

She Sells Beauty Natural Hair Workshops in Amsterdam

She Sells Beauty specializes in beauty services for all skin colors and occasions. Do you have a job, photoshoot, reception, birthday, wedding, fashion show, beauty pageant, action or other occasion? We take care of your makeup, hair and hands! For us every customer is king or queen. Efforts are made to your needs. Whether it’s personal …

Looking for digs in Amsterdam? Try Hostelle: By a woman for women

Looking for digs in Amsterdam? Try Hostelle: By a woman for women

Hat tip: AfroEurope History of Hostelle Hostelle was founded by Bianca Brasdorp. Having worked as a Marketer for most of her life she wanted a change. The main reason was that she wanted to do something creative and have a job that involved lots of interaction with people. After brainstorming she decided to start a …

Ovo Drenth, born in Zuidlaren, the Netherlands is an Amsterdam-based model

Ovo Drenth, born in Zuidlaren, the Netherlands is an Amsterdam-based model

Hat tip: Euromight By Georgette Koning on Italian Vogue Name Ovo Drenth. Famous for Being a model. Distinctive features Her smile and her glance. Career Of Nigerian origin, she grew up in a village in the Dutch countryside, utterly removed from the fashion system. But her determination helped her pave her own way. “No scout …

Carole Beausaint  Denîs invites you to a jam session every Monday in Amsterdam, it’s totally free !

Carole Beausaint Denîs invites you to a jam session every Monday in Amsterdam, it’s totally free !

Carole Beausaint Denîs invites you to a jam session every Monday in Amsterdam, it’s totally free ! Soupsessions Presents Bowl of Soul Mondays @ Candela Club 10.30pm till late Korte Leidsedwarsstraat 85-87 1017 PX Amsterdam, Netherlands 06 24670070

Summer School on Black Europe – Exploring Dimensions of Citizenship, Race and Ethnic Relations

Summer School on Black Europe – Exploring Dimensions of Citizenship, Race and Ethnic Relations

June 13th-30th, 2010 For additional information over this course, please contact Amy Abdou a.abdou@ninsee.nl. Download the Application Form Course Description The Summer School on Black Europe is an intensive two week course offered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. The course is a collaboration between the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and NiNsee, the National Institute for the study …

Black Magic Woman Festival in Amsterdam

Black Magic Woman Festival in Amsterdam

November 12-15, 2009 Het Black Magic Woman Festival 2009 is er een van vernieuwing en verrassingen. Met een basis bedrag uit het Amsterdamse Kunstenplan kan het Festival de komende jaren goed neergezet worden. Onze dank is groot aan de wethouder die de Magic van Black Artistic Women onderkent, Carolien Gehrels. Met een nieuw gebouw kan …