promoting knowledge and
understanding of the life
and death of David Oluwale.

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Posts tagged "poetry"

Film, poetry and art events in September/October

FILM on Thursday 20th September 2018, 7.30pm: In partnership with the Leeds Black Film Club, we are screening the important documentary film Blacks Brittanica that includes reference to the killing of David Oluwale. This is a rare chance to see a film made in 1978 that presents analysis of racism and anti-racist struggle from leading black British...

Ishaq Imruh Bakari returns to Leeds to launch his poetry book (12.5.18)

WITHOUT PASSPORT OR APOLOGY You are invited to the Leeds launch of internationally renowned writer & film-maker Ishaq Imruh Bakari‘s latest poetry collection. This is a FREE EVENT on Saturday 12th May 2018, 1-3pm, at the Chapeltown Library, Reginald Centre, Chapeltown Road, Leeds LS7 3EX.  The venue is just a few yards from the place where the...

The David Oluwale Writing Prize deadline looms

The 1971 ‘Remember Oluwale’ graffiti has inspired writers and poets. Our Writing Prize  offers more opportunities to reflect on David’s life and the issues it provokes. Please contribute — the deadline (6th March 2016) approaches fast. A book containing the best entries will be published in June 2016. Our high-profile judges are Caryl Phillips, Marina Lewycka...