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

April 19, 2007-- When the University of Virginia established... 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: WOODSON FELLOWS GIVE TALKS THIS SPRING

January 28, 2008 — Offering topics as varied as the lives of diamond miners and the... 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: 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: 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: BLACK STUDIES AND DIGITAL HUMANITIES WILL BE FOCUS OF PANEL DISCUSSION

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

WOODSON INSTITUTE FORUM TO ADDRESS RACE, CITIZENSHIP AND SOCIAL JUSTICE

In response to recent tragic events, including the murders 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

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

April 23, 2008 — Deborah E.... 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

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

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

VISITING SPEAKER TO DISCUSS BLACK POLITICAL THOUGHT TOMORROW

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

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