Legacies of Slavery – Landscapes of Segregation

The University of Virginia and its President’s Commission on the University in the Age of Segregation (PCUAS) will host the USS conference from September 28-October 1st, 2022: Legacies of Slavery …

September 28 – October 1, 2022 | Charlottesville
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Afrikana Independent Film Festival – 2022

Virginia Humanities is excited to co-sponsor the 7th Annual Afrikana Independent Film Festival (AIFF) on Thursday, September 15 – Sunday, September 18, 2022. View Schedule Purchase Tickets AIFF is a three-day event …

September 15–18, 2022 | Richmond

“In Good Keeping in 2022” Fork Union Screening

The Virginia Folklife Program invites you to its third screening of In Good Keeping in 2022, a feature-length documentary film showcasing eighteen artists from across the state who are working to …

September 9, 2022 | 5:30PM – 8PM | Fork Union


Join us for a free screening of “Reconstructed: The Rebuilding of African American Communities Through Faith and Education,” a film by Horace Scruggs. This film was produced by the Fluvanna …

July 17, 2022 | 3PM | Fluvanna County

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