Ripple Effects: The Freedmen and Southern Society Project and the Field of African American History

Saturday, January 6, 2018: 8:30 AM
Diplomat Ballroom (Omni Shoreham)
Leslie S. Rowland, University of Maryland, College Park
Leslie Rowland will discuss the scholarly and institutional impact of the Freedmen and Southern Society Project, the intellectual work involved in designing and carrying out a thematic documentary project, and the importance of developing other such projects in the new digital environment.