Public Speaking

Dr Gabriel has been an invited panellist, guest and keynote speaker at academic, professional and community events.

Previous Speaking Engagements

Brighton University | Jan 2020 | MeCCSA Conference – Media Interactions & Environments | ‘Race, Racism and Resistance in Media Interactions and Environments and the Power of 3D Pedagogy: Decolonising, Democratising and Diversifying Media Education and Practice’ | Keynote Speaker

Leicester University | Oct 2019 | ‘Being Black in Academia’ | BHM Panel Discussion | NUS Black Students Campaign | Guest Speaker

University of Texas, Black Studies Dept | Aug 2019 | ‘Lessons from the Ivory Tower Project’ | Keynote Speaker (pictured)

Portsmouth University | May 2019 | Athena Swan Conference | Keynote Speaker

Kent University | March 2019 | Decolonising the Curriculum Conference | Panellist

Manchester Metropolitan University | Feb 2019 | Inspirational Series | Keynote Speaker

House of Lords | Jan 2019 | The Miseducation Event & Report | Panellist/Speaker

Bournemouth University | Nov 2018 | ‘Inside the Ivory Tower: Advancing a Black Feminist Strategy for Race and Gender Equality’ | Women’s Academic Network Seminar | Guest Speaker

Portsmouth University | Oct 2018 |  ‘Developing a Critical Race Strategy for Equality and Social Justice in Higher Education’ | Race Equality Conference | Keynote Speaker

Francis Crick Institute | Oct 2018 |  ‘Navigating “Success” in Academia as a Woman of Colour’ | PRISM Network event | Keynote Speaker

Brunel University | Oct 2018 | ‘Developing a Critical Race Strategy to Facilitate an Intersectional Mission for Gender Equality’ | Athena Swan Event | Keynote Speaker 

Bournemouth University | Oct 2018 | ‘Education is a Political Issue: A Historical and Contemporary Perspective on Student Activism Around Racial Inequality’ | TalkBU Guest Speaker

University of Brighton, School of Sport & Service Management | May 2018 | Reflections of a Scholar-Activist: Teaching for Social Justice | Guest Speaker

De Montfort University, Leicester Media School | Feb 2018 | ‘Rebel With A Cause: Developing Sisterhood & Scholar-Activism Inside the Ivory Tower’ | Guest Lecture

Sheffield Hallam University Institute of Education | Oct 2017 | ‘Teaching for Social Change While Surviving and Thriving in British Academia’ | Guest Lecture

Bournemouth University Centre for Excellence in Media Practice EdD Residential Event | Oct 2017 | ‘Embedding Inclusion, Equality & Liberation in Media Higher Education Through Social Justice Pedagogy’ | Keynote Speaker

Kings College London | Oct 2015 | Black Women in Academia Conference | Panellist

Bournemouth University | Oct 2015 | Pedagogies of Social Justice & Cultural Democracy | Black History Month Soiree | Guest Speaker

Bournemouth University | June 2015 | ‘Key Issues Facing Women of Colour in Academia’ | Athena Swan Event | Guest Speaker 

Leeds University | May 2015 | ‘Race, Racism and Resistance in British Academia’ |Surviving in a White Institution | Panellist

Leeds Beckett University | January 2015 | ‘Cultural Democracy: A New Framework for Race Equality’ | Keynote Speaker

Swansea University Annual Equality Lecture | October 2014 | ‘Cultural Democracy: A New Framework for Race Equality’ | Keynote Speaker

University of Liverpool | October 2014 | ‘Beyond Eurocentricity: The Role of Cultural Democracy in Higher Education’ | Guest Speaker

UCL | March 2014 | Why Isn’t My Professor Black?  | Panellist

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