Event details

5th October 2022, 7:00pm to 8:00pm


  • Global communities



SoA Member and K Blundell prize recipient Pamela Roberts, creative producer, historian, and author of Black Oxford, the Untold Stories of Oxford University's Black Scholars, Signal 2013, will discuss her latest book, the biography of James Arthur Harley, 1873 – 1943. The Adventures of a Black Edwardian Intellectual. Signal Books 2022.

This online event features a visual presentation about Pamela's discovery of James Arthur Harley's archive and her five-year journey to bring his story to life. She will also discuss her work as the founder and director of Black Oxford Untold Stories – celebrating Oxford University's black scholars from the 20th century to the present day, and why she is passionate about the importance of telling black history and heritage untold stories.