These events are open to the public but there is a charge

 

SOLD OUT – Pre-Conference African American Heritage Bus Tour – “Smithsonian on the Landscape”
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 / 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM

Taking a cue from the Smithsonian, this tour will highlight the black settlements and mixed-race communities that are featured in the National Museum of African American History and Culture’s “The Power of Place Exhibit”:  Places that will be visited are:

  • Fountain City new interpretive center and the adjoining Levi and Catharine Coffin State Historic Site
  • Union Literary Institute near Spartanburg
  • James and Sophia Clemens Farmstead just across the Ohio border

SOLD OUT – African American Heritage Bus Tour – “Heroes, Herstory and History”
Thursday, October 4, 20178 / 7:00 – 11:45 AM

As part of the Indianapolis African-American Heritage Tour, learn about a Revolutionary War hero, a female entrepreneur/philanthropist with a theatre in her honor and what they left behind today.  Places that will be visited are:

  • Indiana War Memorial and Museum
  • Kennedy- King Park Landmark for Peace Memorial – National Commemorative Site
  • Crispus Attucks Museum

ASALH Events – Indianapolis Marriott Downtown

Wednesday, October 3, Opening Reception 7-9 p.m.

Thursday, October 4, The Salute to Veterans Luncheon 12:00 – 1:45 p.m.

Thursday, October 4, Journal of African American History Reception 8:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Friday, October 5, Carter G. Woodson Luncheon 12:00 – 1:45 p.m.

Saturday, October 6, ABWH/ASALH Joint Luncheon 12:00 – 1:45 p.m.

Saturday, October 6, ASALH Annual Banquet 7:30 – 10:30 p.m.

Sunday, October 7, ASALH Ecumenical Breakfast 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.


Friday Night Out – SOLD OUT

Center for Black Literature and Culture 7:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Registration includes Transportation.

A Legacy of Honor and Valor Exhibit

The primary mission of the Buffalo Soldiers Historical Society is to preserve, promote and perpetuate the history of African-American military units from 1775 to 1951. We accomplish this mission by conducting exhibits, presentations and educational awareness programs.

 


These events are FREE and open to the public

 

ASALH Exhibit Area – Indianapolis Marriott Downtown – Marriott Foyer – 2nd floor

Thursday, October 4 12:00 – 9:00 PM
Friday, October 5 8:00 AM – 6:30 PM
Saturday, October 6 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Film Festival – Indianapolis Marriott Downtown – Santa Fe – 2nd floor

Thursday, October 4 2:00 – 10:00 PM
Friday, October 5 8:00 AM – 10:15 PM
Saturday, October 6 8:00 AM – 9:00 PM

Click here to learn more about the Film Festival


THURSDAY, October 4, 2018

Plenary Session I – Indianapolis Marriott Downtown – Marriott 5 – 2nd floor
Thursday, October 4, 2018 / 4:00 – 6:00 PM
Topic:  Against US Imperialism: Pan-Africanism and Black Internationalism, 1900-2016
Authors’ Book Signing / 6:30 – 8:30 PM, Indianapolis Marriott Downtown


FRIDAY, October 5 • 6–9 PM

Central Library
40 East. St. Clair Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204

SATURDAY, October 6, 2018

Plenary Session II – Indianapolis Marriott Downtown – Marriott 5 – 2nd floor
Saturday, October 6, 2018 / 4:00 – 6:00 PM
Topic: African Americans and the Great War

 

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