The Carter G. Woodson Institute, U.Va.

The Carter G. Woodson Institute

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

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CLASS OF 2012: WOODSON FELLOW Z'ETOILE IMMA OFFERS A VISION OF AFRICAN MEN BEYOND VIOLENCE

May 8, 2012 — When Z'etoile Imma taught... More

UVA TODAY: E.T. IN BRAZIL? FRIDAY TALK TO FOCUS ON NEW ‘THIRD MILLENNIUM’ RELIGION

Descendants of a race of extraterrestrials, sent to... More

UVA TODAY: CHINA-AFRICA RELATIONS TOPIC OF WOODSON INSTITUTE LECTURE ON FEB. 22

February 20, 2012 — China has surpassed the United States... More

UVA TODAY: U.VA'S CARTER G. WOODSON INSTITUTE CELEBRATING ITS 25TH ANNIVERSARY

April 19, 2007-- When the University of Virginia established... More

UVA TODAY: ACTIVIST ANGELA DAVIS TO HEADLINE CONFERENCE ON PRISON POPULATIONS, SPEND A WEEK IN RESIDENCE

April 13, 2009 — An estimated 32... More

UVA TODAY: FORUM EXAMINES LOWER NUMBERS OF BLACK STUDENTS AT U.VA.

Two panelists at a forum Monday night said a recent apparent decline in... More

UVA TODAY: FILMMAKER TO DISCUSS HER DOCUMENTARY ON TANZANIA WOMEN'S SOCCER TEAM

October 19, 2011 — The documentary "... More

UVA TODAY: THE REV. DR. CALVIN O. BUTTS III, CIVIL RIGHTS ACTIVIST, TO SPEAK AT U.VA. SEPT. 16

September 3, 2008 — The Rev. Dr. Calvin O.... More

UVA TODAY: WOODSON FELLOWS GIVE TALKS THIS SPRING

January 28, 2008 — Offering topics as varied as the lives of diamond miners and the... More

UVA TODAY: HOW DO WE INTERPRET OBAMA'S VICTORY?

November 7, 2008 — In the days since Barack Obama's election, arguing over how to interpret... More

UVA TODAY: WOODSON INSTITUTE MARKS 75 YEARS OF ‘THEIR EYES WERE WATCHING GOD’

University of Virginia English professor Deborah McDowell was... More

UVA TODAY: SPEND AN EVENING WITH POET NIKKI GIOVANNI FEB. 13

As part of the University of Virginia’s ... More

UVA TODAY: SYMPOSIUM ON NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY AND CULTURE TO BE HELD AT U.VA.

January 11, 2012 — "Re-Imagining the... More

UVA TODAY: BLACK STUDIES AND DIGITAL HUMANITIES WILL BE FOCUS OF PANEL DISCUSSION

So-called “digital humanities” have become a major focus... More

UVA TODAY: U.VA. PANEL WILL PAY RESPECT TO ARETHA FRANKLIN ON OCT. 1

September 16, 2010 — "R-E-S-P-E-C-T" – that's what the University of... More

UVA TODAY: MEDIA ADVISORY: U.VA. TO SPONSOR EVENT IN HONOR OF JULIAN BOND SATURDAY

Members of the University of Virginia and local... More

WOODSON INSTITUTE FORUM TO ADDRESS RACE, CITIZENSHIP AND SOCIAL JUSTICE

In response to recent tragic events, including the murders of... More

UVA TODAY: DEBORAH E. MCDOWELL NAMED CARTER G. WOODSON INSTITUTE DIRECTOR AT THE UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA

April 23, 2008 — Deborah E.... More

UVA TODAY: PANEL WILL DISCUSS 'POLITICS OF THE DEBT CEILING CRISIS' ON SEPT. 22

September 13, 2011 — If there is a cap on eligibility for... More

UVA TODAY: ‘FEARLESS’ POET CLAUDIA RANKINE TO READ, DISCUSS EVENTS IN FERGUSON

Claudia Rankine, one of the most innovative poets writing... More

UVA TODAY: 30TH ANNIVERSARY SYMPOSIUM WILL EXPLORE 'AFRICAN-AMERICAN AND AFRICAN STUDIES: AT WORK IN THE WORLD'

March 30, 2011 — The ... More

VISITING SPEAKER TO DISCUSS BLACK POLITICAL THOUGHT TOMORROW

Michael Hanchard, a leading scholar in the comparative study of race and... More

UVA TODAY: WOODSON FELLOWSHIP PIPELINE PRODUCES STRONG ADDITIONS TO UVA FACULTY

One is an award-winning historian who researches the labor... More

UVA TODAY: SYMPOSIUM TRACES HISTORY OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN STUDIES AT THE UNIVERSITY

April 11, 2011 — It took the efforts of several... More

UVA TODAY: U.VA.'S WOODSON INSTITUTE TO HOLD SYMPOSIUM ON THE NAACP'S 100TH ANNIVERSARY

October 19, 2009 — The nation's oldest, largest and... More

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