Please click the link below for updates regarding the operations of our visitor centers. You will also find the latest updates regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19). Face coverings are required in all public spaces.

Read More

Teaching African American History in Virginia

Charlottesville, VA, Charlottesville, VA 22902

  • Presented By: Online
  • Dates: January 22, 2021
  • Location: Online
  • Time: 8:00 AM


This webinar presents Commission Chair, Dr. Cassandra Newby Alexander and Co-chairs; Dr. Rosa Atkins and Dr. Derrick P. Alridge of Governor Northam’s Virginia Commission on African American History Education in the Commonwealth for special insight on the development of this groundbreaking report.

The Commission members will be in conversation with Virginia Africana Associates historian Dr. Lauranett Lee about the impact of the report for the interpretation of African American History in Virginia.

This event is co-hosted by Virginia Africana Associates and Virginia Humanities.

Free, but registration is required.

Register here.