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 Robert and Jean Graetz
Symposium on Human Rights and Reconciliation

 

Freedom Riders: Building the Beloved Community
(March 2011)

 

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The Beloved Community: Yesterday a Dream, Today a Hope, Tomorrow a Reality
(April 2010)

 

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The Beloved Community Revisited: Reconciliation in the New Era of Change
(March 2009)

 

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  • None at this time.

 

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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