FREE TALK: The V&A African Heritage tours will give an overview of the African presence in 17th and 18th Century Europe as represented in a number of high quality artistic works. From blackamoors to rebel leaders – visitors will look at the experiences and achievements of individuals of African descent in European history at a time when the African body would become symbolic of degradation.

Led by Nadia Denton, the author of she says, “join me as I reveal the extraordinary Afro-European narratives within the V&A’s Europe 1600 – 1815 Galleries!”


The Nadia Denton V&A African Heritage tours run from  Fridays 10 February, 10 March, 19.30 – 20.30. Find out more here.