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Celebrating Legacies, Constructing Futures: Four Hundred Years of Black Community and Culture
March 15 - March 16
2019 marks the four hundredth anniversary of the arrival of approximately twenty Africans on the James River in August 1619 and the origins of slavery in what would later become the United States. The 9th annual Lemon Project Symposium will ask difficult questions and gather answers on the legacy and future of black community and culture in America. Students, faculty, and members of the community are welcome to attend.