Join us as we review Civil Rights in Texas borderlands, by Dr. Lawrence A. Nixon and Black Activism, author Will Guzman and reviewer Dr. LaTrese Adkins, May 8, 2021 2pm […]
A conversation between Dr. Bettye Gardner, Professor Emeritus at Coppin State University in Baltimore, and Dr. Felicia Bell, Senior Advisor to the Director of the Smithsonian Museum of American History, focused on efforts to recognize the service of the enslaved who built the capitol building through the National Slave Labor Taskforce.
The Atlanta Urban Design Commission selected Dr. R. Candy Tate to receive the Jenny D. Thurston Memorial Award at the Commission's Design Awards 2021. The Jenny D. Thurston Memorial Award […]
Monthly Meeting - Ocoee Masscare film & Injustice in the Justice System by Roger Williams https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83718396612?pwd=YTJvbXVHdzhKbk5SOXpqKzBrZmp2UT09
AFRICAN AMERICAN CIVIL WAR MEMORIAL & MUSEUM Commemorates U.S.C.T. FREEDOM FIGHTERS FOUNDERS DAY Presented by FREED: Female RE-Enactors of Distinction S&DUSCT: Sons and Daughters United States Colored Troops May 22, […]
The Education Series invites Educators and Historians to Speak about and Share their knowledge about African-American Life and history as a part of American history and our interrelationships through out the African Diaspora.
Author Talk with Ishmael Reed about his book The Complete Muhammad Ali. The journalist Stephen Henderson will lead the conversation discussing the fascinating narrative of Muhammad Ali’s life. Together, Reed and Henderson will explore why we continue to remember and celebrate Ali, and delve into the importance of incorporating other, often unexplored voices, in charting one’s legacy. This special event precedes the upcoming documentary Muhammad Ali, a film by Ken Burns, Sarah Burns, & David McMahon, slated for PBS broadcast in 2021/22.
June 5, 2021 11:00am EST This event will be held online via Zoom. Zoom Meeting ID: 863 1731 7855 Passcode: 278 393 Call: 1-646 876 9923
Join us on June 10 at 6PM for a discussion of Shelter in a Time of Storm: How Black Colleges Fostered Generations of Leadership and Activism with author Jelani M. […]
Branch member Barbara Williams will present this special presentation of 2nd Lieutenant Walter Peyton Manning: The Lynching of a Tuskegee Airman at the regularly scheduled branch meeting. Thursday, June 17, […]
Juneteenth at Fair Park will be held June 19, 2021