All along its history, MBMB has organised prestigious conferences and debates in collaboration with universities and organisms like the French Institute or Southbank BFI. These events host writers, directors and intellectuals amongst the most influential of the Creole world like the writers Edouard Glissant, Raphael Confiant, Gisele Pineau, Maryse Conde or the director Euzhan Palcy, etc.
- Film screening
Screenings of emblematic Creole films are organised by the association or in collaboration with BFI Southbank or BFM French institute. The most marking films of the last years were the followings:
- Exhibitions and concerts
Exhibitions and concerts are organised every year, notably, on the occasion of the Creole Day. Similarly, MBMB try to welcome the best artists of the Creole world.
- Example of cultural event in preparation for 2010
Breadnut Women and Breadfruit Men
The evolution of gender relations within the African Diaspora in the Caribbean and the UK.
In collaboration with the School of Oriental and African Studies
“Fanm se chatenn, nonm se fouyapen dou” – Creole
“Women are breadnuts, men are breadfruits”
(Once fallen, breadnuts sprout whereas breadfruits rot)