Virtual Lecture: Black Women's Radicalism in the Nineteenth Century

Dr. Nneka Dennie joins us to examine Black women's roles in shaping Black radical thought during the nineteenth century. Particular attention will be devoted to how Maria Stewart, Mary Ann Shadd Cary, and Frances Ellen Watkins Harper analyze abolition, emigration, and women's suffrage.

Thu, Sep 15, 2022, 6:00 - 7:30pm

Leah & the Rabbit: Juneteenth Play at Vance Birthplace

Vance Birthplace State Historic Site and the American Myth Center will partner for Juneteenth on June 18th to present an afternoon of historical drama and discussion on the appropriation of African American stories, resiliency among enslaved people, and the romanticized view of the plantation past.

Sat, Jun 18, 2022, 1:00 - 3:00pm

Aycock Country Fair

Join us on June 25th 10am-3pm for the Aycock Country Fair. This is a free event. Explore the rich social & political history of North Carolina.

Sat, Jun 25, 2022, 10:00am - 3:00pm

Port Brunswick After Dark

What better way to prepare for All Hallows Eve than a nighttime stroll through the ruins of Brunswick... if you dare.

Sat, Oct 22, 2022, 6:00 - 8:00pm

Fight for the Backcountry

Living history program commemorating the Battle of Alamance, fought on May 16, 1771.

Sat, May 14, 2022, 10:00am - 4:00pm
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