The Carter G. Woodson Institute, U.Va.

The Carter G. Woodson Institute

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

News

April 27, 2018

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

April 27, 2018

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

FROM UVA TODAY

 

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

February 8, 2018

UVA TODAY: WOODSON INSTITUTE’S ‘AUGUST IN PERSPECTIVE: CREATIVE RESPONSES’ CALLS TO BODY AND SOUL

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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

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

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