2021 Annual Carter G. Woodson Birthday Symposium

On December 18, Amber Wiley participated in the Carter G. Woodson Birthday Symposium hosted by the Association for the Study of African American Life and History. The second session, Dr. Carter G. Woodson and Mary McLeod Bethune, Landmarks of Legacy, and in Stature, focused on the life and legacies of the two titular figures. Wiley discussed the process of updating the Carter G. Woodson Home National Historic Landmark nomination.

Moderator Dr. Ida Jones, University Archivist, Morgan State University

Panel Remarks by Vince Vaise, Chief of Visitor Services, National Park Service; Dr. Jarvis Givens, Assistant Professor of Education, African and African American Studies, Harvard University; Daniel Weldon, Acting Chief of Resources Management, National Capital Parks- East, Carter G Woodson Home National Historic Site and the National Registry; Dr. Amber Wiley, Assistant Professor of Art History at Rutgers University.