Celebrating Black History Month

To mark Black History Month, we have collected some highlights from our events and content in recent years. From an audio tour of historical Black Soho, to the poetics of grime music – listen to a range of speakers celebrate and interrogate Black history through the lens of literature.


Audio Recordings

More from Awards and Prizes

Sky Arts RSL Writers Awards

Companions of Literature

RSL International Writers

Become a Member

Our Members are champions of literature. Their support makes our engagement work in schools and prisons possible and they enable us to celebrate literature in all its wonderful diversity. As a thank you, we give them all the joys of a literary festival and book club rolled into one, all year round.