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The Carter G. Woodson Institute, in partnership with the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library, Center for Digital Editing, Scholar's Lab, and Virginia Humanities, announces the inauguration of The Papers of Julian Bond with a special two-day event.

On August 14 at 4:00 PM, the scope and goals of the edition will be announced at an event held in 110 Minor Hall, with a reception to follow at 5:30 PM. The next day, on August 15, from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, all will have the opportunity to advance this historic project by transcribing a wide and varied sample of his papers at various hubs around Charlottesville.

Those who would like to attend the reception and participate in the transcription process can RSVP here.

Locations in Charlottesville

• 110 Minor Hall, Carter G. Woodson Institute

• Scholars’ Lab in Alderman Library

• Shenandoah Joe on Preston Avenue

• Virginia Center for the Book at the Jefferson School

• Byrd Room of the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library

Those wishing to participate, but unable to join in person, can still contribute remotely by accessing the project workspace on FromThePage when it goes live in August and engaging with the hashtag #TranscribeBond.

August 14, 2018 4:00 pm

110 Minor Hall on Tuesday; hubs around Charlottesville on Wednesday

Event type: Conference


Event type: Workshop