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)


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The Montgomery Bus Boycott: Creating a New Vision of America


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Alabama State University

Levi Watkins Library

Upcoming and Recent Programs

Violence In Your Face: Intervene or "It's Going Down"


Levi Watkins Learning Center
First Floor Lecture Hall
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 | 11 a.m.

Moderator: Dr. Howard Robinson, University Archivist

Sponsored by the:

Cultural Heritage Committee of the Levi Watkins Learning Center with The Orientation First Year Experience Seminar

The Violence Against WoMen Program

The Family Sunshine Center

Art & Jazz:
The Colvin-Feagin Annual Community Art Show


Exhibit Opening and Artists’ Reception. Featuring Local Artists and Jazz.

Friday, September 11, 2015 | 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
1345 Carter Hill Road | Montgomery, Alabama

Exhibit Dates: September 11, 2015 - January 20, 2016
Excluding Holidays

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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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Cultural Spotlights

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