Events

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Lectures, Presentations, and Other Events

Missouri Council for History Education: Online Book Discussion of “Fugitive Pedagogy: Carter Woodson and the Art of Black Teaching” 01/05/2023

Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site: Commonwealth of Compromise: Civil War Commemoration in Missouri 01/07/2023

Missouri Historical Society: Missouri Emancipation and the St. Louis African American Community 01/12/2023

Missouri Historical Society: MLK Community Celebration 01/14/2023

Missouri Historical Society: MLK Community Celebration 01/15/2023

Missouri Historical Society: MLK Community Celebration 01/16/2023

Washington University in St. Louis: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration: The Annual Celebration 01/16/2023

Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site: Claims of a Generous Forgetfulness: Frederick Douglass’ Contention for the Importance of Memory, Recollection, and Commemoration of the Civil War and Beyond 01/15/2023

Missouri Historical Society: The Artists of the “#1 in Civil Rights” Exhibit and Beyond 02/02/2023

Missouri Historical Society: The Black Collecting Expo: Sharing Untold Stories through Artifacts 02/09/2023

Missouri Historical Society: Movement and Migration: The Black Diaspora 02/10/2023

Missouri Historical Society: Movement and Migration: The Black Diaspora 02/11/2023

Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site: Ranger Talk: Ulysses S. Grant and Frederick Douglass 02/18/2023

Washington University in St. Louis: Forum on Medicine, Race, and Ethnicity in St. Louis, Past to Future 02/25/2023

Missouri Council for History Education: History on Tap: The Divided City-Music and Segregation in St. Louis 02/28/2023

Missouri Historical Society: Black Resistance: Extraordinary Black Missourians 02/28/2023

Exhibits

The Luminary: NWL 10/08/2022-12/10/2022

The Campbell House Museum: The Back of the House: Servants and Slavery at Campbell House 05/19/2022-12/31/2022

St. Louis Public Library: America’s Monsters, Superheroes, and Villains: Our Culture at Play 11/14/2022-01/09/2023

Counterpublic: Counterpublic 2023 04/15/2023-07/15/2023

Soldiers Memorial: Vietnam: At War and At Home 11/11/2022-05/27/2024