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Avery Research Center May Programs

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Educators Join us for our May Open House

Educators! Join the Avery Research Center for a 30-minute self-guided tour of our latest exhibits, receive resources to support your classroom, and learn more about ways to collaborate with us.  Select the block of time below: CLICK BELOW FOR 4:30 P.M. RESERVATION: REGISTER FOR 4:30 P.M. CLICK BELOW FOR 5:00 P.M. RESERVATION: REGISTER FOR 5:00 P.M. CLICK BELOW …

Imperialism, Decolonization, and Kwame Nkrumah by Mateo Mérida

Although the Civil Rights Movement is completely inseparable from Black history in the United States, the American Civil Rights Movement is only one element of global Black history in the 20th Century. While several millions of people were impacted by Civil Rights policies in the United States in the mid-1960s, across the Atlantic Ocean and …

All African People’s Revolutionary Party (AAPRP) by Mateo Mérida

Kwame Nkrumah today carries a mixed legacy of African self-determination, and authoritarianism: of both the successes of Pan-Africanism and Socialism and their respective failures. Like the man himself, Nkrumahism—the philosophy which blended Pan-Africanism with Leninist Vanguardism formulated by Nkrumah—carries an identical legacy today. One of the most visible practitioners of Nkrumahist ideology today is called …

COVID-19 POLICIES: The Avery Research Center is NOT currently open for walk-in, guided tours. Researchers must schedule a consultation BEFORE making a research appointment.

OPEN HOUSE: The Avery Research Center currently offers self-guided tours on the second Wednesday of the month. Advance registration required.