Paul Robeson Centennial Celebration
Resources About Paul Robeson (1898-1976)

MAJOR CENTENNIAL EVENTS and EXHIBITIONS

Europe


Past events

Basel, Switzerland -- February 8, 1998 -- film, speech
Annual meeting of the Swiss Peace Movement
2pm, Zentrum Lamm, Rebgasse 16, Basel

Porthcawl, Wales -- April 4, 1998 -- concert

Liverpool, UK -- April 6-11, 1998 -- film, recordings, theater, workshops

Tampere, Finland -- April 9, 1998, 1605-1700 Finnish time -- broadcast

Jerusalem, Israel/Palestine -- April 9, 1998 -- broadcasts

Berlin, Germany -- April 12, 1998 -- concert

London, UK -- April 1998 -- film retrospective
London National Film Theatre
A retrospective of Robeson's British films plus TV interviews
Book launching of Black in the British Frame (Cassell)
      with Robeson on the cover

Liverpool, UK -- April 8 to May 8, 1998 -- exhibition
Robeson exhibition
Toxteth Library, Upper Warwick St

Tˇrshavn, Faroe Islands, Norway -- April 15 + April 20, 1998 -- broadcast

London, UK -- April 16-17 (and perhaps 18) -- conference, exhibition

Langenthal, Switzerland (near Berne) -- May 3, 1998
Choir concert in honour of Paul Robeson
11am at the Protestant church of Langenthal
Sponsored by Swiss Labor Chorus Association
For information, contact

Berne, Switzerland -- Sunday, May 3, 1998 -- broadcast

Berne, Switzerland -- May 4, 1998 -- film

Vaasa, Finland -- May 22, 1998 -- concert
Robeson Concert
Rewell Center, Vaasa (Finland)

Birmingham, UK -- Saturday, July 4, 1998 -- commemorative concert

Lisbon - Portugal -- September, 5th -- concert

Basel, Switzerland -- November 21 1998 -- commemoration event
Commemoration of Robeson and Eisler
6pm - 10pm, Restaurant "Altes Warteck", Basel

Zurich, Switzerland -- December 15, 1998 -- film, songs

Cardiff, Wales, UK -- Saturday April 17, 1999 -- TV documentary, S4C


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