October 18-21, 2017 Symposium Schedule

SCHEDULE

 Wednesday, October 18, 2017

5:00pm: Opening reception with talk by Daina Ramey Berry (Newcomb Hall)

7:30pm: Slave Dwelling Project sleepover (The Lawn)

Thursday, October 19, 2017

8:00-8:30am: Registration (Newcomb Hall)

8:30-9:00am: Welcome (Newcomb Hall)

9:00-10:20am: Opening Panel: “Slavery and Its Legacies at UVA” (Newcomb Hall)

10:30am-12:00pm: Breakout Panels – Session 1 (Newcomb Hall)

12:15-2:00pm: Luncheon and Panel: “Institutions Grappling with the History of Human Bondage” (The Lawn)

2:30-4:00pm: Breakout Panels – Session 2 (Newcomb Hall)

7:30-9:00pm: African American Cemetery Commemoration

Friday, October 20, 2017

8:00-8:30am: Registration (Newcomb Hall)

8:40-10:15am: Panel: “Connecting with Community and Descendants” (Newcomb Hall)

10:30am-12:00pm: Breakout Panels – Session 3 (Newcomb Hall)

12:15-2:00pm: Luncheon and Panel: “Universities and Reparations” (The Lawn)

2:30-4:00pm: Breakout Panels – Session 4 (Newcomb Hall)

Saturday, October 21, 2017

8:30am-9:00pm: (Optional) Field Trip to Montpelier, Monticello, and Highland

 

REGISTER FOR THE SYMPOSIUM HERE.

Symposium Schedule (PDF)


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