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Equiano and Black Abolitionists

June 27, 2015.2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Saturday 27 June.  2-5pm

Olaudah Equiano, Ottobah Cuguano and Ignatius Sancho were British based African campaigners against the slave trade and slavery in the late 18thC.  This afternoon of talks explores their lives and work.

Brycchan Carey: Olaudah Equiano and the Black Abolitionists: An Overview

Arthur Torrington: The Life and Times of Ignatius Sancho

Martin Hoyles. Cugoano Against Slavery

Arthur Torrington. Olaudah Equiano, Haiti and Emancipation

Sean Creighton. Black Soldiers and Sailors in the Wars with France


Tickets: £4/£1 (conc). Matthews Yard, Off Surrey Street, Croydon.



June 27, 2015
2:00 pm-5:00 pm
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Theatre Utopia @ Matthews Yard
1 Matthews Yard
Croydon, CR0 1FF United Kingdom
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