Norfolk Black History Month 2015

BHM Events 2015

  • Launch / Finale

    The launch, and this year's finale with the Hot 8 Brass Band.

  • Music / Drama

    Jazzy Jeff, Robert Cray, Pat Thomas, Stormzy, jazz/blues jams, Shawshank Redemption

  • Children / Families

    The BHM Family Festival, and fun, engaging storytelling!

  • Community

    Celebratory events with delicious food, such as the Magdalen Street Celebration and more.

  • Workshops

    Arts, crafts, rumming and dance workshops, African-American cinema, more!

  • Arts / Literature

    Reading groups and exhibitions, including portraits by Danny Keen.

  • Film Festival

    Including 12 Years A Slave, and the Martin Luther King chronicle Selma.

  • Talks

    A diverse range of talks, many taking place at the University of East Anglia.

What is Black History Month?

Here we detail some of the ideas and history behind the annual celebration.