Composer Joel Thompson debuted a composition based on Ashon Crawley's writings entitled, Love Songs from Lonely Letters
Deborah E. McDowell quoted in article about the Julian Bond Papers Project launch event
Ashleigh Greene Wade publishes blog on UVA'sThoughts from the Lawn about her forthcoming book Black Girl Autopoetics: Agency and Possibility in Everyday Digital Practice
Andrew Kahrl and UVA History PhD students contribute to U.S. National Parks Service released the National Historic Landmark Theme Study on the history of African American Outdoor Recreation
Anne Rotich's work on Swahili Language Instruction as part of a inter-University Consortium was featured in the College of Arts and Sciences "Ten Years of Expanding the Reach of Language Instruction"
Nicole Mitchell Gantt (UVA Music, Woodson faculty affiliate) earns a Guggenheim Fellowship for a project entitled "Portraits of Sonic Freedom"
Ashon Crawley interviewed in new documentary about Little Richard in theaters on April 21
Kevin Gaines quoted in article honoring the late Harry Belafonte, Jr.
Ashon Crawley's new co-edited book reviewed on BoingBoing.net
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