Monthly Archives: January 2013

“No Trouble at the River: the perilous story of the Underground Railroad”

Date: February 2, 2013 Time: 5pm Place: Centenary United Methodist Church More info: http://www.charlestonspiritual.com/event/no-trouble-at-the-river/

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“Sing Your Song” Harry Belafonte documentary; Saturday @ 6:30pm

Great documentary and panel discussion this Saturday at 6:30 pm: Sing Your Song surveys the life and times of singer/actor/activist Harry Belafonte. From his rise to fame as a singer, and his experiences touring a segregated country, to his provocative … Continue reading

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“The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery,” Friday Feb. 1 at 7pm

Join us TOMORROW in the Physician’s Auditorium at 7pm to hear Eric Foner, DeWitt Clinton Professor of History at Columbia University speak about his most recent book:

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Mr. Eddie Ganaway the First African American Graduate of the College of Charleston Entered Into Eternal Rest on Sunday, January 13, 2013

Eddie Ganaway grew up in Charleston Heights and graduated from Bonds Wilson High School in 1962.  After graduation he attended Benedict College in Columbia briefly, becoming the first member of his family to attend college.  However, a lack of funds … Continue reading

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Avery Research Center’s Inaugural Undergraduate Essay Contest

This is a great opportunity for current undergraduates with an interest in the historical and cultural collections housed at the Avery Research Center: Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture Inaugural Undergraduate Essay Contest – Spring 2013 The … Continue reading

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Dart After Dark Book Discussion Series 2013

Dart After Dark Book Discussions: We are excited to announce the continuance of this Book Discussion Series into 2013. Book discussions will be held on the third Thursday of every month at the Dart Library. This series was made possible … Continue reading

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Avery Research Center to Host “Eternal Vigilantes: The Art of Karole Turner Campbell”

Avery Research Center to Host “Eternal Vigilantes: The Art of Karole Turner Campbell”.

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