The Anglo-Ethiopian Society
Exhibition - Rastafari in Motion
Black Cultural Archives
From Tuesday 14th June 2016 to Saturday 10th September 2016
Tuesday - Saturday, 10.00am - 5.30pm, Black Cultural Archives, 1 Windrush Square, Brixton, London, SW2 1EF
An exhibition covering the Story of Emperor Haile Selassie I and the emergence of the Rastafari movement in Britain.
Co-curated in partnership with the Rastafari Regal Livity (RRL), Rastafari in Motion tells the rarely told story of the presence of Emperor Haile Selassie I and the emergence of the Rastafari movement in Britain. This exhibition introduces the mystic world of Rastafari and the guiding principles of this holistic way of life and takes a closer look at the contributions made to British society. Celebrate the 80th anniversary of Emperor Haile Selassie I's appearance before the League of Nations, His four-year residency in Bath and His influence on the rising consciousness of Black youth from the 1960s onwards.