Black lives in Europe


This exhibition was created as part of Europeana's Black History Month. Explore more stories on our Black history page.

Thanks to

Ursula Oberst, African Studies Centre Leiden
Peter Soemers, Europeana Network Association Members Council
Małgorzata Szynkielewska, Europeana Foundation


Marijke Everts, Europeana Foundation
Douglas McCarthy, Europeana Foundation
Adrian Murphy, Europeana Foundation
Aleksandra Strzelichowska, Europeana Foundation


Georgia Evans, Europeana Foundation
Jolan Wuyts, Europeana Foundation

Sensitivity Review

This exhibition was reviewed for sensitivity by a cultural historian

Further reading

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