“Revealing Her Story: Documenting African American Women Intellectuals” is a two-year project funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission to arrange and describe the personal papers of nine African American women writers, artists and musicians. Collections included in the project are the Pearl Cleage papers; additions to the Delilah Jackson papers; the Samella S. Lewis papers; the Almena Lomax papers; the May Miller papers; the Undine Smith Moore papers; the Geneva Southall papers; the Mildred Thompson papers; and the Sarah E. Wright papers. To read the press release announcing the project, click here.
In celebration of Women’s History Month, we are pleased to announce that an exhibition “Revealing Her Story: Documenting African American Women Intellectuals,” is currently on display on the ground floor of the Administration Building on Emory’s campus. This exhibition highlights the lives and contributions of three African American women: Mildred Thompson, Almena Lomax, and Samella S. Lewis.
This exhibition is on view beginning now until the end of April.
Make sure to check it out if you have an opportunity.
Happy Women’s History Month!