About Us

This group Black Atlantic Research Dundee was founded in 2019.

It is an interdisciplinary group including Dr Peggy Brunache (History), Prof Graham Fagen (DJCAD), Dr Susan Mains (Geography), and Dr Michael Morris (English & History).

The purpose of the group is to advance research and to co-ordinate events related to issues of empire and the black Atlantic in and around Dundee.


The video on the home page is of Ghetto Priest performing in Graham Fagen’s ‘The Slave’s Lament’ 2015 artwork. For more information see grahamfagen.com