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

Pre-Conference African American Heritage Bus Tour – “Smithsonian on the Landscape”

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 / 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM

Event Description: 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”

African American Heritage Bus Tour – “Heroes, Herstory and History”

Thursday, October 4, 2018 / 7:00 – 11:45 AM

Event Description: 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.


These events are FREE and open to the public

ASALH Exhibit Area

Thursday, October 4 12:00 – 8:00 PM

Friday, October 5 8:00 AM – 6:30 PM

Saturday, October 6 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Indianapolis Marriott Downtown – Marriott Foyer – 2nd floor

Film Festival

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

Indianapolis Marriott Downtown – Santa Fe – 2nd floor


THURSDAY, October 4, 2018

Plenary Session I

Thursday, October 4, 2018 / 4:45 – 6:45 PM

Indianapolis Marriott Downtown – Marriott 5 – 2nd floor

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, 2018

Poetry Slam

10:00 PM – 12:30 AM, Indianapolis Marriott Downtown


SATURDAY, October 6, 2018  

Plenary Session II

Saturday, October 6, 2018 / 4:00 – 6:00 PM

Indianapolis Marriott Downtown – Marriott 5 – 2nd floor

Topic: African Americans and the Great War