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  • December 07

  • ASALH Bethel Duke Branch: 40th Anniversary & Woodson Birthday Celebration
  • Featuring guest speaker Barbara Spencer Dunn, Commissioner, Maryland Commission on African American History and Culture
  • Time: 3:00 PM
  • Location: Calvary Episcopal Church, 820 - 6th Street, NE/Washington, DC 20002
  • Click here for more information.
  • December 14

  • The 50th Anniversary of the Freedom Summer in Mississippi
  • ASALH Detroit Charter Member Mr. Dale Rich will present a lecture and video on the historical significance of the 1964 Freedom Summer in Mississippi. This is the 50th anniversary of the Freedom Summer. For more information please contact: Mr. Dale Rich at: anewspaperman@yahoo.com.
  • Time: 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Location: The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, 315 E. Warren Avenue, Detroit - MI
  • December 14

  • C. DeLores Tucker Legacy ASALH Branch Meeting and Holiday Celebration
  • A Holiday Party is being planned for old and prospective members. Main speaker will be Dr. Janette Hoston, author of "Sojourner Truth - Journey to the Capitol". Free to members and guests (rsvp: regrets only).
  • Time: Brief business meeting 2:15pm to 2:45pm. Party and Program 3:00 to 5:00pm
  • Contact: Natalie A Howard, President C. DeLores Tucker Legacy Branch 202 237-2163 nahowardbw@verizon.net
  • Location: 1615 North Portal Drive NW, Washington DC
  • December 19

  • Dr. Carter G. Woodson Birthday Celebration
  • Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Location: Shiloh Baptist Church, 1500 9th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001
  • December 19

  • Annual Holiday Celebration & Carter G. Woodson Birthday Commemoration
  • Sponsors: The ASALH Branches of Baltimore Samuel L. Banks, Julian & Roland McConnell
  • Time: 12:00 noon to 3:00 pm
  • Location: Colin's Seafood and Grill, 3653 Offutt Road, Randallstown, MD 21133
  • Click here for more information.



  • January 4

  • 2015 American Historical Association Career Fair
  • The American Historical Association will hold our second annual Career Fair during the 2015 annual meeting in New York City. The fair will take place on Sunday, January 4, 1-5 p.m., at the New York Hilton Midtown, Americas Hall II. We are inviting historians from a variety of fields -- government agencies, historical societies, nonprofits, businesses, colleges and universities, presses, independent scholars, K-12, etc. -- to speak with students and job candidates about the path to becoming a historian. Mentors can hold informational interviews, display materials about being a historian in their field, or just be available to talk about their own journey in the history profession.
  • If you, or someone from your institution, will be in New York on January 4, we hope you will consider volunteering your time as a mentor during the Career Fair. There will be no charge for mentors to attend the Career Fair. If you are interested, please download the mentor form at http://www.historians.org/annual/jobs or contact me for the form or if you have any questions.
  • Location: New York Hilton Midtown, Americas Hall II
  • January 10

  • ASALH member Rev. Dr. Richard Adams to be honored by the Metropolitan Baltimore Chapter of the Morgan Alumni Association.
  • Featuring guest speaker Calving G. Butler Jr., CEO of Baltimore Gas & Electric Company.
  • Location: Morgan State University Student Center, Calvin & Tina Tyler Ballroom
  • Click here for more information.


  • February 7

  • Centennial Woodson/Franklin Talks
  • Time: 11:00 a.m
  • Location: Oxon Hill Library, Oxon Hill, Maryland
  • February 19

  • An Evening With Isabel Wilkerson
  • Come spend an evening with Ms. Isabel Wilkerson, the Pulitzer Prize winning author of "The Warmth of Other Suns". The tickets are $100 and they will officially go on sale Dec.4 at the Christmas Breakfast
  • Luncheon: 6:00 p.m.
  • Location: Michael's On East, 1212 SE Ave, Sarasota, FL 34239, United States
  • Click here for more information.
  • February 27

  • The speaker will be DR. RICHARD JOSEPH, Professor of African History at Northwestern University renowned scholar and author of African history and current African affairs will speak on the following topic: "America from Selma to Ferguson: Reflections of a scholar activist "
  • Time: 6:00 pm
  • Sponsors: St. Petersburg Yacht Club
  • For more information or to purchase tickets, click here
  • February 28

  • 89th Annual ASALH Black History Month Luncheon & Featured Authors Event
  • Authors Event: 10 a.m. - 12 noon
  • Luncheon: 12:30 p.m.
  • Location: Washington Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, 2660 Woodley Road N.W. | Washington, DC 20008, 202-328-2000
  • For more information or to purchase tickets, click here


  • March 11 - 14

  • 39th Annual Conference - National Council For Black Studies
  • We are excited to announce our 39th Annual conference in the great city of Los Angeles, California. As we celebrate our 39th conference, we invite you to share this moment with us and create new memories. Please stay up to date on all conference information on our website and email list serve.
  • Call for Papers Deadline: December 19, 2014. Click here for more information about the call for papers.
  • Click here for more information on registration.
  • Location: The Westin Los Angeles Airport Hotel, Los Angeles, CA


  • April 10 - 11

  • The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Third Annual Faculty Women of Color in the Academcy (FWCA) National Conference
  • The FWCA mission is to CONNECT. SUPPORT. EMPOWER. Prof. Anita Hill will be the keynote and Kerry Ann Rockquemore from the National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity will facilitate faculty development and success workshops. In addition to a separate track for faculty and graduate students, we will also have a special track for early career administrators.
  • Sponsors: The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Location: The I-Hotel & Conference Center, 1900 South 1st Street, Champaign, IL 61820
  • Click here for more details


  • September 16 - 19, 2015

  • Congressional Black Caucus Foundation 45th Annual Legislative Conference
  • Check back for more details!
  • September 21 - 27, 2015

  • The Centennial Annual Meeting and Conference
  • Sheraton
  • Atlanta, Georgia
  • Check back for more details!


  • December 19

  • Dr. Carter G. Woodson Birthday Celebration
  • Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Location: Shiloh Baptist Church, 1500 9th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001



  • October 4 - 9, 2016

  • ASALH 101st Annual Conference
  • Marriott
  • Richmond, VA