“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.
We are pleased to announce that the second installment of the “Revealing Her Story: Documenting African American Women Intellectuals” exhibition is currently on display on the seventh floor of the Robert W. Woodruff Library on Emory’s campus. The exhibition highlights the lives and contributions of three African American women: Geneva Southall, Sarah E. Wright, and Undine Smith Moore.
The exhibition is on view now through the end of the year.
Make sure to check it out if you have an opportunity!