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The HistoryMakers Digital Archive: Innovative Uses

Streamed Live

December 20, 2020

12 noon EST/ 11 a.m. CST/ 10 a.m. MST/ 9 a.m. PST

The HistoryMakers Digital Archive is finding increasing acceptance in today’s online learning environment. This program, The HistoryMakers Digital Archive: Innovative Uses, hosted by Sirius XM reporter Karen Hunter, features academic administrators, librarians, and students who have found innovative methods to use The HistoryMakers Digital Archive. Joining Karen Hunter is the University of Virginia’s Associate Dean of African American Affairs, Michael G. Mason; Associate Professor of Dance at William & Mary and the Artistic Director of Leah Glenn Dance Theatre, Leah Glenn; American historian and Edgar E. Robinson Professor in U.S. History at Stanford University, Estelle Freedman; Teaching Professor in the Entertainment Technology Center at Carnegie Mellon University, Mike Christel; and Digital Preservation Librarian at The University of Iowa and Consulting Archivist for The HistoryMakers, Daniel Johnson. The discussion also features a Q&A session with questions from TheHistoryMakers Higher Education Advisory Committee.

This 90-minute program is scheduled to stream on YouTube at 12:00 noon EST on Sunday, December 20 as part of the final installment of The HistoryMakers 20@2020: 20 Days and 20 Nights Convening and Celebration.