The Carter G. Woodson Institute, U.Va.

The Carter G. Woodson Institute

for African-American and African Studies at the University of Virginia


September 13, 2018

Andrew Karhl publishes article in the NYT: "Hurricane Florence and the Displacement of African-Americans along the Carolina Coast"

April 30, 2018

Talitha LeFlouria has been awarded a coveted and prestigious fellowship from the Carnegie Corporation for her new project, “The Search for Jane... More

April 27, 2018

Marlene L. Daut, Associate Professor of African-American and African Studies and American studies, launches digital resource for... More

April 27, 2018

Outgoing post-doctoral fellow, Julius Fleming, has been named ... More

April 25, 2018

Telisha Dionne Bailey, Woodson post-doctoral fellow, was awarded the 2018 Medgar and Myrlie Evers Research Scholarship, a... More

April 20, 2018

Kwame E. Otu, Assistant Professor of African-American and African Studies, awarded a 2018 NCH Summer Fellowship from the National... More

April 13, 2018

Deborah E. McDowell, Director of African-American and African Studies and Alice Griffin Professor of English, receives the ... More

April 1, 2018

Ashon Crawley is awarded prestigious award from the Yale Institute of Sacred Music. For more information about the fellowship visit: ... More

March 26, 2018

Woodson Faculty Feature at the Virginia Festival of the Book

Andrew Karhl debuted his new book "Free the Beaches:... More

March 23, 2018



"When he sent the word out in the fall about the daylong Saturday workshop, “Resources for Teaching the History of... More

February 8, 2018


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March 20, 2017

Lyndsey Beautin (Carter G. Woodson pre-doctoral fellow) is the author of an essay on how sensational, sexualized imagery is often... More

March 9, 2017

Tony C. Perry (Carter G. Woodson Institute pre-doctoral fellow) published an article in Slavery & Abolition – A Journal of... More

January 31, 2017

All inhabitants of the globe are now neighbors.      

                                                  --Martin Luther King, Jr. “The... More

October 31, 2016

Lecture by award-winning historian Talitha L. LeFlouria (University of Virginia) on the plight of post-Civil War black women prisoners and their... More

April 14, 2016

We are pleased to announce that Talitha Leflouria has received awards for Chained in Silence: Black Women and Convict Labor in the New South   ... More

October 20, 2015

Our own post-doctoral fellow, Talitha LeFlouria was awarded the Leticia Brown Woods book prize last month at the 100th anniversary of the... More