Events

2020

November 18, 2020: #Slaveryarchive Book Club Slavery in the Age of Memory: Engaging the Past by Ana Lucia Araujo (Howard University), 5:00 PM EST, online event.

November 17, 2020: ASWAD Instagram Live Book Series, a conversation about the book Slavery in the Age of Memory: Engaging the Past hosted by Natanya Duncan (Penn State University and Lehigh University), 12:00 PM EST, online event.

November 4, 2020: Monuments, Memory, and Liberation, Institute of Commonwealth Studies, University of London, 9:00 AM EST, online event, register here.

October 21, 2020: Race and Remembrance in Contemporary Europe, Director’s Seminar, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Harvard University, 2:00 PM EST, online event.

October 15, 2020: Speaker in the Seminar When Monuments Fall: History, Memory, and Racism,” University of Turin, Italy, 10:00 AM EST, online event.

October 12, 2020: Panelist in “Monumental Injustice in the Americas,” Center for Latin America and Caribbean Studies, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 4:30 PM EST, online event, register here.

October 7, 2020: Panelist in “Monumental Debates: Academic Perspectives on Global Movements to Topple Historical Monuments,” Claremont McKenna College, Claremont, California, 8:00 PM  to 10 PM EST, online event.

September 24, 2020: Panelist in A conversation on reparations,”  105th Annual Meeting and Virtual conference of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History, 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM EST, online event.

September 15, 2020: Panelist in “Rethinking Memory and Knowledge During Times of Crisis,” part of the virtual panel series “Racism in History and Context,”  German Historical Association (Verband der Historiker und Historikerinnen Deutschlands), the Institute of European Studies at UC Berkeley, and the German Historical Institute, Washington DC, 12:00 PM EST, online event.

August 18, 2020: “The Death of Pro-Slavery Monuments: the United States and Brazil,” Panelist Monumental: Flags, Statues, and the Politics of Public Space, Center for the Humanities in an Urban Environment at Florida International University, 4:00 PM EST, online webinar.

July 8, 2020: Panelist in the “The Episode #1: Museums, Memorials & Memorialization after Atrocity: Communicating a Form of Ongoing Justice?” United Nations LIVE Discussion Series “Beyond the long shadow: engaging with difficult histories,” 11:00 AM. 

February 11, 2020: Keynote lecture“Slavery in the Age of Memory: Engaging the Past,” keynote lecture, Ursinus College, PA.

February 6, 2020: Keynote lecture “Reparations for Slavery: History and Ongoing Debates,”  American University Library Exploring Social Justice Series, American University, Washington DC.

January 3, 2020: Panelist at “AHR Conversation: Museums and the Organization of Global Knowledge,” 134th Annual Meeting of the American Historical Association, New York City, NY.