Join us for a walking tour of Oxford revealing various aspects of the University's involvement in Britain's imperial past and exploring the lives of the students who have mounted a challenge to the legacies of colonialism. Short talks from lecturers and research students will reveal a different side to the city including:
The architecture of Empire - William Whyte
Oxford and India - Yasmin Khan
Oxford and the sugar trade - Elisabeth Grass
Cecil Rhodes, and RMF - Simukai Chigudu and Ndjodi Ndeunyema
1960s student activism - Stephen Tuck
Malcolm X in Oxford - Michael Joseph
Merze Tate - Barbara Savage
The tour will start at 1.15, and finish with refreshments in the History Faculty at 2.30, and a chance to hear about the first African American woman to study at Oxford.
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Numbers are limited so early booking recommended.
Race and Resistance across Borders in the Long Twentieth Century
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Audience: Open to all