Navigating the Transatlantic Slave Trade – International Slavery Museum

The transatlantic slave trade was the largest forced displacement of people in history. It’s estimated that around twelve million Africans were kidnapped, chained and shipped across the Atlantic to live out their lives in chattel slavery labouring for the European colonists of the so-called ‘New World’. Of this staggering number, approximately three million enslaved Africans… Continue reading Navigating the Transatlantic Slave Trade – International Slavery Museum

Understanding Play-based Learning – The Whitworth

The Whitworth, located in the tranquil Whitworth Park, is one of Manchester’s most loved modern and contemporary art galleries. Part of the University of Manchester, the gallery is a centre for formal academic research but also prides itself on engaging with and welcoming non-traditional art audiences.  This is where the work of the Civic Engagement… Continue reading Understanding Play-based Learning – The Whitworth