Posts tagged with 'resistance'
10 August 2018 by Sarah
Have you seen the new design for our Slavery Remembrance Day posters and leaflets this year?
They are all around the city centre and waterfront promoting Slavery Remembrance Day and the Unity Carnival.
A big, pale yellow flower sits in the middle of a black background.
Have you wondered why we have used this image? There are two reasons:
First, and for the first year ever, we have added a theme to the programme of celebration, commemoration and remembrance we hold annually for Slavery Remembrance Day. And that theme is ‘growth’. Many of our events will explore that idea this year.
This year’s design is related to growth, because the pale yellow flower on our new posters is actually the okra flower. We all know, and many of us will eat, the green vegetable – but maybe don’t recognise the flower. Read more…