The Anglo-Ethiopian Society
Lecture - The Era of Emperor Haile Selassie I and His legacy in the 21st Century
Prince Asfa-Wossen Asserate
Thursday 29th September 2016
18:00 to 21:00, University of the Arts London - 272 High Holborn, London, WC1V 7EY
Diversity Matters, as part of their Black History Festival, have organised a special guest lecture with Prince Asfa-Wossen Asserate - the great-nephew of the late Emperor Haile Selassie I will be discussing The Era of Emperor Haile Selassie I, His Role as one of the Founders of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU), and His legacy in the 21st Century and Challenges of African Migration.
Join the innovative discussion on Africa and its impact on 'world history' led by the author of critically acclaimed book King of Kings, a ground-breaking biography of the Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie.
18.00 - 18.30 Registration and pre-order book collection.
18.30 - 21.00 Event starts followed by networking, book signing and Ethiopian cuisine courtesy of Delina - Ethiopian food with a passion (suggested donation £5).The lecture will be recorded and video will be available on Diversity Matters blog.