Archiving Somali Culture in Tower Hamlets

Granby Community Hub Goldman Close E2 6DT
Black History Month, Community events, Free to attend, Workshops and activities
Saturday 9th October 2021 (14:00-16:00)

An interactive workshop with Numbi Arts and Tower Hamlets Archive, introducing its Somali collection at Tower Hamlets Local History Archive and Library. This session will be an opportunity for participants to learn about archival practices and gain insight into not only local Somali history but also THLHAL more broadly.

This session includes a screening of the short documentary film ‘Somali Seafarers’ on the lives of Somali sailors who have made Seamen's Rest their home.

Part of Numbi Arts’ Hayaan – Journey Together programme which explores black histories in Tower Hamlets.

Free admission, donations welcome    

Supported by Tower Hamlets Council