The keynote address will be given by Dr. Lonnie Bunch, founding director of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, on Tuesday, March 27, at 6:30 p.m. in the UNCG School of Music Recital Hall.
Bunch will discuss “The Challenge of Building a National Museum.” A reception will follow the keynote address. Free parking will be available at the McIver Parking Deck.
The following day, the 28th, will be the lecture “History Matters: Searching for LGBT History” at 3:30 p.m. in EUC Alexander. The talk will be given by Dr. John D’Emilio, Professor Emeritus of History and Gender and Women’s Studies at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Mandy Carter, co-founder of Southerners on New Ground and the National Black Justice Coalition, will respond.
Photography by Alan Karchmer