The Barbados Museum and Historical Society (BMHS), in partnership with the Department of History and Philosophy at the University of the West Indies and the National Cultural Foundation presents the 2018 BMHS Lecture Series.
The Barbados Museum and Historical Society series is entitled Cricket as Popular Culture.
The Lecture Series will feature a roster of panel discussions and lectures starting Mar 13 and continuing every Tuesday until Jun 5.
Film Screening and Panel Discussion: Fire in Babylon
Panelists: Mr Desmond Haynes, Mr Gordon Greenidge, Mr Franklyn Stevenson
Moderator - Mr Conde Riley
Schools Cricket in Barbados 1900-2010 - Trevor Marshall
The Road to Liberation: The Evolution of Early Club Cricket, Including BCL 1840s to 1950 - Prof. Pedro Welch
Chariperson - Mr. Owen Estwick
Cricket and Democracy - Rise of Empire - Mr. Kevin Farmer
Chariperson - Mr. Barry Wilkinson
Cricket, Carnivaland Calypso - Dr. Marcia Burrowes
Chariperson - Mr. Mac Fingall
Women's Cricket in the Caribbean - Ms. Margaret Broomes, Cricket Research Centre UWI
Chariperson - Dr. Charmaine Crawford
The Impact of Technology on Cricket Photography - Mr. Gordon Brooks
Chariperson - Mr. Carlyle Best
Cricket and the Apartheid Era - Prof. Alan Cobley, Vice-Chancellor's Office
Chariperson - Mr. Andrew Mason
The Evolution & Impact of the Sir Garfield Sobers Cricket Tournament - Mr. Morris Greenidge
Chariperson - Mr. Noel Lynch, CEO, BCA
Negotiating the New Barbados: Suppressing the Colonial Past & Liberating the Democratic Future - Prof. Sir Hilary Beckles
Chariperson - Dr. Henderson Carter
Reclaiming the Brand: Social Culture and Personal Empowerment in West Indian Cricket & The Caribbean, Including the Past that Cricket Commentary Played in That Development - Ms. Donna Symmonds
Chariperson - Ms. Jewel Forde
Panel Discussion: Cricket and The Media
Panelists: Mr. Adrian Richards (Senior Communications Officer, WICB), Mr. Michael White, Mr. Patrick Cozier
Moderator - Mr. David Ellis
All lectures take place at the Queen's Park Steel Shed and begin at 7:00 p.m.
For more information:
Call: 246-537-9422 or 246-537-4392
Venue: Queen's Park Steel Shed, Queen's Park, St Michael