April 24, 2009 (Atlanta, Georgia)
The James Weldon Johnson Institute of Emory University presents the symposium, A Keeping of Records: The Art and Life of Alice Walker.
When: April 24, 8am to 5:30pm
Where: Emory Conference Center and Hotel
A landmark event in the world of arts and letters, the symposium and eponymous exhibition commemorate the arrival of the Alice Walker archive to the African American Collections of Emory’s Manuscripts, Archives, and Rare Book Library (MARBL), and the opening of the Walker archive to researchers and to the public.
The cosponsors for the symposium are the Hightower Fund of Emory University, and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Send comments and questions to H-Net
Webstaff. H-Net reproduces announcements that have been submitted to us as a
free service to the academic community. If you are interested in an announcement
listed here, please contact the organizers or patrons directly. Though we strive
to provide accurate information, H-Net cannot accept responsibility for the text of
announcements appearing in this service. (Administration)