All Day

Memphis ASALH Branch, “A SEASONAL TRIBUTE TO DR. CARTER GODWIN WOODSON”

This Celebration will begin with the ASALH Mission and the Official ASALH Song, "Lift Every Voice And Sing", followed by a panelist of distinguished scholars, educators, professors, Omega Psi Fraternity, Branch members, students and community representatives focusing on Woodson's life, legacy, contributions and message for the 21st century and beyond.

Charles Deslondes, Leader of Louisiana’s Heroic 1811 Slave Revolt

Presented by the Louisiana Charles Deslondes Chapter of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH) in celebration of its founder, Carter G. Woodson, Dr. Laura Rosanne Adderley and Leon A. Waters will discuss the noble aim of enslaved African Charles Deslondes, who led the largest slave uprising in American history.