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Juneteenth: A Homecoming Celebration

The Orange County African American Historical Society (OCAAHS) invites you to join its month-long Juneteenth celebration featuring online and in-person events. This year’s theme, A Homecoming Celebration, recognizes the role of Juneteenth in bringing families …

June 1 – July 6, 2022 | 6PM | Virtual
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Ascendant

The work to preserve and interpret Black history as an integral, essential component of American history is a multigenerational commitment. Join Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello for “Ascendant,” a public summit at …

June 18, 2022 | 10:45AM | Charlottesville and Online
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There All Along

Join Reclaiming the Monument, the American Civil War Museum, and the Valentine on Friday, April 22, 2022, 6:00-9:00pm as they uncover untold truths and hidden histories of espionage, perseverance, and courage inside the Executive …

April 22, 2022 | 6PM – 9PM | Richmond
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Special Meeting on Cultural Justice in Virginia

Virginia legislators and state government and cultural agency leaders held a Special Meeting on Cultural Justice in Virginia on Monday, December 6, 2021, from 6:00-8:00pm ET. Officials heard from descendants of …

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A New Virginia HBCU Humanities Fellowship Opportunity

This opportunity will fund the humanities research of scholars affiliated with Virginia’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) in service of BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and People of Color) heritage, stories, and communities. The fellowships are made possible by a major grant from the Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation built on their long record of support for HBCUs.

Apply now!

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2021 Afrikana Independent Film Festival

Virginia Humanities is excited to co-sponsor the annual Afrikana Independent Film Festival, September 16-19! The 2021 hybrid virtual/limited in-person experience celebrates, elevates, and further validates Black stories, Black voices, and Black …

September 16–19, 2021 | Richmond & Online
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Public Memory and Oral History

Join historian Annette Gordon-Reed (author of On Juneteenth and the Pulitzer Prize–winning The Hemingses of Monticello) as she leads a panel discussion about the importance of oral histories in understanding how individuals and …

August 13, 2021 | 12PM | Virtual
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