Angela Davis is today’s #BlackHistoryMonth LGBT+ Hero, nominated by Tonia who’s part of the Norwich and Norfolk Anti-Racist Solidarity Network. Tonia says: I can’t let Black History Month go by without nominating Angela Davis – activist, academic, author and all round inspiration.
You could also advertise that she will be speaking with Jackie Kay (also an all round inspiration!) on 25th October at 6pm. It’s an online event that’s part of the Manchester Literary Festival –
In this short movie Angela talks about the importance of radical self-care:
If you would like to nominate your hero or find out more about our BAME LGBT+ Forum, please email Norwich Pride historian Stevie at
You can check out all our Black History Month LGBT+ heroes on our website
To download a copy of the Norfolk Black History Month 2020 brochure go to: