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Black History Month 2021

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W&M Black History Month Events 2021 


Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: The Power of PROTEST, MARCHES, and COLLEGE STUDENTS" 
Date: Wednesday, February 3rd 
Time: 7:00 pm 
Location: http://bit.ly/WMMLK2021 
Sponsor: W&M Center for Student Diversity 
Event Contact: Shené V. Owens, svowens@wm.edu

How to Talk to Your Kids about Race  
Date: Thursday, February 4th 
Time: 7:00 pm 
Location: https://bit.ly/398hLGV 
Sponsor(s): William & Mary Libraries and Williamsburg Regional Library
Event Contact: Tami Back, tcback@wm.edu 

The Ongoing Civil Rights Struggle: How to Keep the Momentum Moving Forward   
Date: Friday, February 5th 
Time: 6:00 pm 
Location: https://cwm.zoom.us/j/98057453205
Sponsor(s): African American Male Coalition; William & Mary Chapter of the NAACP; York-James City-Williamsburg Chapter of the NAACP
Event Contact: African American Male Coalition, aamcwm@gmail.com

Black Excellence Panel Courageous Conversations  
Date: Wednesday, February 10th  
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: Zoom
RSVP: bit.ly/3tkzVyC
Sponsor: W&M Office of Diversity & Inclusion
Event Contact: Bobbi Jo Stevens, bcstevens@wm.edu

Memorial to the Enslaved Panel Discussion  
Date: Thursday, February 11th  
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm 
Location: Zoom
RSVP: http://bit.ly/3q2IewL
Sponsor: Muscarelle Museum of Art 
Event Contact: museum@wm.edu 

The True Status of Descendants of Enslaved Afrikans in America: A Lemon’s Legacies Porch Talk  
Date: Monday, February 15th   
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm 
Location: Zoom
RSVP: https://bit.ly/3aLPW85 
Sponsor(s): The Lemon Project: A Journey of Reconciliation, Williamsburg Regional Library
Event Contact: Sarah Thomas, setho2@wm.edu 

A Thousand Words: The Fight Against Racist Imagery 
Date: Wednesday, February 17th   
Time: 7:00 pm 
Location: Zoom
RSVP: https://bit.ly/3aLPW85 
Sponsor(s): William & Mary Libraries and Williamsburg Regional Library
Event Contact: Tami Back, tcback@wm.edu 

Finding My People: African American Genealogy Workshop Porch Talk – Jajuan Johnson, Ph.D  
Date: Thursday, February 18th   
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm 
Location: Zoom
RSVP: http://bit.ly/3cRtBst 
Sponsor(s): The Lemon Project: A Journey of Reconciliation, Let Freedom Ring Foundation, Williamsburg Regional Library
Event Contact: Sarah Thomas, setho2@wm.edu 

Jeopardy: The Black History Edition     
Date: Friday, February 19th    
Time: 7:00 pm 
Location: Zoom
RSVP: https://cwm.zoom.us/j/94161943740 
Sponsor: Kappa Pi Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. 
Event Contact: kpialphas@gmail.com

Author Visit: Jason Reynolds, Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You         
Date: Monday, February 22nd     
Time: 7:00 pm 
Location: YouTube
Link: youtube.com/c/WilliamMaryLibraries  
Sponsor(s): William & Mary Libraries and Williamsburg Regional Library
Event Contact: Tami Back, tcback@wm.edu  

W&M Black History Month Trivia         
Date: Tuesday, February 23rd     
Time: 11:30 am - 1:00 pm 
Location: Zoom 
Link: http://bit.ly/3q25xHg   
Sponsor: W&M Office of Diversity & Inclusion 
Event Contact: Bobbi Jo Stevens, bcstevens@wm.edu