Dr Julius Garvey: 'Youth, Education and Garveyism'

Locations
The Guild Chambers, The Guild of Students
Category
Lectures Talks and Workshops
Date(s)
Wednesday 2nd October 2013 (13:00-14:00)
Contact

Free event. We welcome visitors from across the city to Dr Garvey's talk.

If you have any questions or queries, please contact k.pow@bham.ac.uk

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Dr. Julius Garvey will be visiting the University during Black History Month to speak about the legacy of his father, the Jamaican political leader, publisher, journalist, orator and entrepreneur Marcus Garvey.

Marcus Garvey (1887-1940) was a proponent of the Black nationalism and Pan-Africanism movements and founded the Universal Negro Improvement Association and African Communities League. Garvey also founded the Black Star Line to provide transportation to Africa, and the Negro Factories Corporation to encourage black economic independence.

Dr. Julius Garvey is a New York based vascular surgeon will be speaking on the topics of his father’s legacy and youth, education and Garveyism for today’s generation.

Free event. We welcome visitors from across the city to Dr Garvey's talk.