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Controversy/History: Richmond’s African-American Cemeteries

March 1 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

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Join us virtually for the next program in the Controversy/History series! This month’s conversation, held March 1 at 5:30 p.m. on Zoom, will explore the history and status of Richmond’s African American Cemeteries. Register here.

Our panelists include:

  • Ana Edwards, Public Historian and Chair of the Sacred Ground Historical Reclamation Project
  • Sonja Ingram Associate Director of Preservation Field Services, Preservation Virginia
  • Delegate Delores McQuinn, Virginia State Representative
  • Deborah Morton, Deputy Director at Parks, Recreation and Community Facilities in Richmond
  • Dr. Ryan K. Smith, Professor, VCU History

Join us to discuss the rich histories and ongoing efforts to preserve these sacred spaces.

For more information and to see other Controversy/History dates, visit: thevalentine.org/controversyhistory.

Details

Date:
March 1
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0ocemhpzIoHNz0H4P-z_2xfTVRoLX08gWe

Other

Event Type
Special Event, Adult Program, Panel / Event Speaker, Virtual Valentine
Cost
Free
Time of Day
Evening

Details

Date:
March 1
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Event Categories:
,
Website:
https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0ocemhpzIoHNz0H4P-z_2xfTVRoLX08gWe

Other

Event Type
Special Event, Adult Program, Panel / Event Speaker, Virtual Valentine
Cost
Free
Time of Day
Evening