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Special Event: Global Shared Heritage–Descendent Community Engagement Virtual Roundtable Discussion
August 26, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pmFree
Join the descendant engagement roundtable Friday, August 26 at 1 p.m., Dr. Elizabeth Chew Interim Chief Executive Officer of James Madison’s Montpelier and Jeannine Compton-Antoine of the St. Lucia National Trust will explore “Descendant Engagement and Remembrance in the Age of Climate Change – Connecting International Sites of Enslavement in the Critical Times” a collaboration supported by the Association of African American Museums, the National Park Foundation, and the International National Trusts Organization Re-Imagining Sites of Enslavement initiative. Descendants, museum professionals, scholars and attendees are invited to ask questions and share what they are doing to connect communities to the spirit of place and global histories. Visit https://aaam.wildapricot.org/event-4935933 for registration details.