Latest Past Events

Career Opportunities in Public History Roundtable Discussion

Virtual Event

Join us on Wednesday, April 7, 2021, at 1:30 CDT, for a roundtable discussion on the field of Public History and jobs and experiences outside traditional academia. The event is free, but registration is required. Julia Brock received her Ph.D. from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 2012. She practices, studies, and teaches public history with

Black Bodies, Enslavement, and Loss in Early America: A Conversation with Sasha Turner, Jennifer Morgan, and Marisa Fuentes

Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center

This event brings together three leading scholars in the histories of gender and slavery in the Americas. They will discuss their past work on enslaved women’s experiences as well as their current projects dealing with the trauma and loss embedded in the commodification of human beings. Moderated by Jenny Shaw, Associate Professor of History, the…


Queer UA: Then and Now

Gorgas Library 205 711 Capstone Dr, Tuscaloosa

Undergraduate students and faculty members are invited to participate in a conversation on historical perspectives on queer studies at the University. The panel and discussion will be hosted by The Summersell Center for the Study of the South.