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BE.BOP 2016 Screening: "Allen Report. Retracing Transnational African Methodism" by Alanna Lockward. World Premiere


InfoFestival Ticket: 25 € / 15 € / Day Ticket: 10 € / 6 € / Single Event: 6 € / 4 €


The African Methodist Episcopal Church (AME) is the largest and oldest of the Black Methodists bodies in the United States. Even among other Black protestant denominations, it  has had the longest and broadest reach across the transatlantic in terms of touching persons of African descent. This film traces the legacy of Bishop Richard Allen, founder of the AME, in the African continent, the Caribbean and its place of origin, Philadelphia.

Moderated by Julia Roth

Produced by Art Labour Archives for Volksbühne am Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz and curated by Alanna Lockward, BE.BOP 2016. BLACK EUROPE BODY POLITICS. CALL & RESPONSE. will take place from 1 to 3 June in Berlin at Volksbühne am Rosa Luxemburg Platz, sponsored by the Federal Agency for Civic Education (Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung – bpb) and organised in cooperation with AfricAvenir International e.V.

Also taking place in Copenhagen from June 5-7 sponsored by the Danish Arts Foundation, this festival is organized by Art Labour Archives, a decolonial transdisciplinary and indisciplinary curatorial initiative based in Berlin. Since 2012, BE.BOP has had an international impact through presentations in major cities across three continents.

In English with simultaneous translation into German and Spanish.
Festival Ticket 25 € / 15 €  Reduced
Day Ticket: 10 € / 6 € Reduced
Single Event: 6 € / 4 € Reduced

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