The Legacy of the Black Square

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After the murder of George Floyd in 2020, many companies worldwide issued statements of solidarity and support and posted black squares on their websites and socials

‘Legacy of the Black Square’ is a live event where we will look at the impact of that tumultuous time; on programming and commissioning, promises made, what has been delivered so far and what may be to come.

Panellists include;

Joanna Abeyie, Head of Creative Diversity at the BBC
Marcus Ryder, Head of External Consultancies at The Lenny Henry Centre for Media Diversity
Lucy Pilkington, Managing Director at Milk and Honey Productions
Shaminder Nahal, Head of Specialist Factual at Channel 4
Miranda Wayland, Head of International DEIA, Content and Strategy, Prime and Amazon Studios

The host is K Biswas; a critic who has written about politics and culture for the New Statesman, New York Times, The Nation, and the Times Literary Supplement and is Editor of Representology, The Journal of Media and Diversity.
Period26 Apr 2023
Event typeOther
LocationLondonShow on map