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ASALH Julian Branch Writers and Book Festival

  Experienced and new authors have been invited to have a table to share/sell their book to guests. Authors of all ages will be attending. The Julian Branch has 28 authors confirmed for this event. Our...

African American Civil Rights Presentation

African American Civil Rights Presentation November 5th, 2019 at 6:30PM Thurgood Marshall Center – 1816 12th Street NW Free and open to the public Register here Please join the DC Preservation League and Prologue DC, LLC...

Salute to Veterans

Salute to Veterans Dr. Edna McKenzie Branch of ASALH presents a Salute to Veterans with presentations by two centenarian veterans of WWII: Charles S. Wiggins and Joseph Wilbon. In addition, there will be presentations from Vietnam...

InterSectionality: Diaspora Art from the Creole City

The Cocoran School of the Arts and Design and Diaspora Vibe Cultural Arts Incubator (DVCAI) present: InterSectionality: Diaspora Art from the Creole City an exhibit of 25 artists from 17 different countries explore identity and intersectionality....

23rd Annual W. C. Handy Heritage Awards

23RD ANNUAL W. C. HANDY HERITAGE AWARDS CELEBRATING   W. C. HANDY “FATHER OF THE BLUES” 146TH BIRTHDAY & MEMPHIS BICENTENNIAL HONORING: “AUTHENTIC BEALE STREET MUSICIANS” WHEN: Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 5:30 PM WHERE: Holiday Inn Airport 2240 Democrat Road ...

James Weldon Johnson Branch Meeting

The James Weldon Johnson Branch of ASALH holds its monthly meeting on most 4th Saturdays. Branch Meeting Saturday, November 23, 2019, 10:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.  Location: Jacksonville Urban League  903 W. Union Street  Jacksonville, Florida 32204