The Black Subject: Ancient to Modern
Friday 20 February – Saturday 21 February 2015
John Singleton Copley
The Death of Major Peirson, 6 January 1781 1783
Oil on canvas
This symposium and film screening explore representations of people of African and Asian descent in British art, using the Tate collection as a starting point.
The Equiano Centre, Department of Geography UCL, has been awarded funding from the AHRC to provide a limited number of grants for travel expenses for postgraduate students and community scholars to attend events in the series Black Subject: From Ancient to Modern. Find out more about grants for travel expenses.
In partnership with The Equiano Centre, Department of Geography, University College London
Events in this series
Friday 20 February , 18.30 – 21.00
Talks and lectures
Saturday 21 February, 11.00 – 18.00
Combined ticket for both events in the series £25 (£16 concessions) is available by tel 020 7887 8888. Tickets for the symposium £20 (£14 concessions) or screening £12 (£8 concessions) can be booked online, and by tel or in person.