Annual Events

The National Center for the Study of Civil Rights and African American Culture prides itself on its community involvement and dedication to its goal of serving as a living museum and civil rights clearing house. The Center has hosted a number of lectures and other events that have been open to the public. Below are examples of these events to give an indication of what the Center has offered and will continue to offer in the future.

The Ralph D. Abernathy Civil Rights Leaders Lecture Series

 

From the Montgomery Bus Boycott to the Election of Barack Obama
(December 2009)

 

Print Media

Media Gallery

 

The Montgomery Bus Boycott: Creating a New Vision of America
(2013)

 

Print Media

Alabama State University

Levi Watkins Library

Upcoming and Recent Programs

The Tenth Annual Robert and Jean Graetz Symposium on Human Rights and Reconciliation

 

Southern White Allies in the Modern Civil Rights Movement.

Keynote Speaker: RANDALL WILLIAMS
Author, Editor, Publisher and Co-Owner of NewSouth Books

When: Thursday, April 21, 2016
9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Where: Dunn-Oliver Acadome Banquet Room

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The Journey to Freedom: A Mural in Eight Parts

 

A Visual Interpretation of African-Americans’ Struggle for Recognition as Human Beings and First-Class Citizens

Commissioned by The National Center for the Study of Civil Rights and African-American Culture at Alabama State University

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