2018-2019 News & Events

November 2, 2018 6:00 p.m.
“Baltimore’s Billie Holiday: A Journey in Maps and Archives”
Chicago Humanities Festival 500 N. Dearborn Suite 825
Chicago, IL

August 31,2018 3:00 p.m.
“Chester B. Himes”
National Book Festival, Washington Convention Center
Washington, DC

May 21,2018 4:00 p.m.
“Baltimore’s Billie Holiday: A Journey in Maps and Archives”
George Peabody Library, Mt. Vernon Campus
Baltimore, MD

April 17, 2018 3:40 p.m.
Charles Eaton Burch Lecture
Howard University
Washington, DC

April 7, 2018 3:45 p.m.
Fulbright Celebrates Frederick Douglass
“Mapping Frederick Douglass’s Maryland 1818-1838”
Highland Beach, MD

March 24, 2018 4 p.m.
“Cotton Comes to Harlem: A Day with Chester Himes”
Havre de Grace Opera House
Havre de Grace, MD

February 20, 2018
PEN America Literary Awards
NYU Skirball Center
New York, NY

February 14, 2018
“Frederick Douglass’s Black Baltimore” with Greg Carr and Corey D.B. Walker  Homewood Museum Johns Hopkins University

February 10, 2018 noon-4 p.m.
Reginald F. Lewis Museum
“Mapping Frederick Douglass’s Baltimore in the 1830s”

January 9, 2018 7 p.m.
“We the People: A Crisis of Identity”
Great Talk: Maryland Conversations with a Purpose
Maryland Public Television
11767 Owings Mills Blvd.

January 7, 2018 10 a.m.
Modern Language Association
“What Frederick Douglass’s Maryland Maps Show Us About Abolition”
New York, NY