• Time: 17:00
  • Date: Wednesday 15 July 2020
  • Location: Virtual
  • Interval:
  • Cost: Free event
  • Type: Lectures and seminars
  • Open to: Staff and students only
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This is a virtual Q&A which aims to give participants the opportunity to ask Angela questions on issues of racism in science and academia.

Racism in Science & Academia - Virtual Q&A with Angela Saini Award-winning science journalist Angela Saini will discuss the issues of racism in science and academia.


Upon registration you will have the option to submit questions for Angela. This event is open to all staff and PGR. Angela’s latest book, ‘Superior: The Return of Race Science’, addresses the history and current resurgence of race science. It was named book of the year by the Guardian, the Financial Times and the Sunday Times, and won the Transmission Prize. In 2019, Angela presented a critically acclaimed documentary series on BBC Four on the history and science of eugenics.

Please send any queries to Amy Stainthorp at bsaks@leeds.ac.uk.