Enshrining Blackness: Afro-Latinidad & the K-12 Curriculum

Can K-12 classrooms be used to expand understandings of the African Diaspora and to combat anti-Blackness through lesson plans and curricula that center AfroLatines?

October 3, 2023 | 6:30PM – 8PM | Online

Virginia African-American Genealogy Summit

You are invited to attend this collective gathering of individuals and organizations throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia with a common interest in sharing, exploring and exchanging ideas for genealogical and …

September 30, 2023 | 9:30AM – 3:30AM | Richmond & Virtual

1872 Forward: Foreword Screening

1872 Forward: Foreword follows the memorialization of history and “special places” once used by the enslaved African people who lived on the grounds now known as Virginia Tech.

September 30, 2023 | 6:45PM | Richmond

Faith in Blackness: An Exploration of Afro-Latiné Spirituality

Black Latiné people around the world practice a myriad of faith traditions. This short-form documentary explores dynamic identities of these Afro-Latiné people and their journey for a home, a faith in Blackness.

July 1, 2023 | 11AM – 12:30PM | Washington, DC

Beyond Black Radicalism: How America’s Great Migration to New York City Shaped Electoral Politics

Join us for “Beyond Black Radicalism,” a free talk by Janira Teague, historian and member of our 2022–23 Virginia HBCU Scholars Fellowship cohort.

June 13, 2023 | 12PM – 1PM | Richmond