The Eccles Centre runs a lively and diverse programme of events designed to showcase the British Library's North American collections and to increase knowledge of, and discussion about, the region for a range of audiences.
Join us for an exploration of the Black Lives Matter movement in contemporary America
Challenging State Violence Through Activism, Solidarity and Coalitions
An Eccles British Library Writer’s Award winner and an Eccles librarian explore memoir, race and storytelling and 19th and 20th century American sheet music
Two scholars explore Laura Gilpin’s Navajo photos and the Haida people
The Eccles British Library Writer’s Award winner explores the art of disappearing
It’s the summer of 2017 and the whole world is falling apart
Two scholars explore cotton culture’s influence on a global imagination, and Lewis and Clark’s expedition through the eyes of a slave