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Black History and Preservation Symposium

Join us for the Black History and Preservation Symposium on October 15 and become a community archivist or historian. Learn about the long history of Black life in Arizona through a series of presentations and workshops that focus on community archives, oral histories, and genealogy research. Speakers will highlight projects that are dedicated to uplifting the stories of Black communities for future generations. 

This symposium is hosted by the Arizona State University Library’s Black Collections and the Community-Driven Archives (CDA) Initiative, Tonto National Forest Service, Arizona State Historic Preservation Office, Arizona Preservation Foundation and Salt River Project in partnership with the Phoenix Public Library. 

 

Registration is recommended, but walk-ins are accepted.

Location:

Burton Barr Central Library

1221 North Central Ave, Phoenix, Arizona 85004

Pulliam Auditorium

Date:
Saturday, October 15, 2022
Time:
9:30am - 4:30pm
Time Zone:
Arizona Time (change)
Location:
Burton Barr Central Library
Audience:
  Adults     All Ages     Seniors  
Categories:
  AZ History and Culture     Community Resources and Services  

Registration is required. There are 35 seats available.

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