Manchester Metropolitan University

 

Monday, 16 October 2017 at 6:00 pm – Saturday, 21 October 2017 at 12:08 am

Long Live Our England

Location: Birley Building, Manchester Metropolitan University

'Free Young and Black' - a BBC North West regional TV programme from 1972 on the prejudice encountered by young black people in Britain which highlights their sense of isolation. A group of black teenagers from Moss Side are interviewed and talk about their experiences of racial discrimination - at school, in the army and by the police.

Also screening is ‘Strangers Yet’ – a follow up programme made 10 years later. There will be time for discussion following the screening.

A collaboration between the North West Film Archive and the Ahmed Iqbal Ullah Race Relations Resource Centre and Education Trust, for Black History Month.

Time: 6pm – 8pm

Free event. Tickets available on eventbrite.

For more information, please contact:

Helen Darby · h.darby@mmu.ac.uk

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