A Gathering of Gatherings: The State of African American Cultural Work and Museums

The North Carolina African American Heritage Commission Presents:  A Gathering of Gatherings:The State of African American Museums and Heritage Work in North Carolina

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Hayti Heritage Center

804 Old Fayetteville Street, Durham, N.C. 27701   4 – 7 p.m.

Join Michelle Lanier, Director of the North Carolina African American Heritage Commission, for the culminating event of the Gathering Place Project. A Gathering of Gatherings serves as a pre-conference event for the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s Rosenwald Schools Conference.

Museum professionals and heritage practitioners will gather to experience a roundtable discussion on the state of African American heritage work in North Carolina. Serving on the panel for this exciting and important discussion will be Kirsten Mullen, Frachele Scott, Benjamin Speller, and Darrell Stover. Through the lens of these cultural heritage leaders, participants will hear a collective exploration of the status of North Carolina’s African American cultural institutions.

To learn more about the Gathering Place Project, visit this page. To register and RSVP, download and print this form, and email it to Schree Chavdarov at Schree.Chavdarov@ncdcr.gov  |

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