Professor Bernadine Evaristo: Why the Art of the African Diaspora is for Everyone

Bernadine Evaristo
Public lectures / seminars

Thursday 23 February 2023

05:30 PM - 06:30 PM


Square One, Coventry University


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Delivered by the most outstanding academics in the UK and beyond, the British Academy’s flagship lecture programme showcases the very best scholarship in the humanities and social sciences.

In this lecture, Booker Prize Winner and Professor of Creative Writing at Brunel University, Bernardine Evaristo explores some of the most exciting visual artists working in the world today. What do these artists explore? How do they communicate their ideas and passions? And how does their boundless creativity have the potential to enrich the soul and stimulate the imagination of all people?

Dr Margaret Casely-Hayford CBE, Chancellor, Coventry University will be chairing the event.

  • 5:30pm Lecture
  • 6:30pm - 7:30pm Buffet reception and networking, Courtyard, TheHub, Coventry University