Memorialization Workshop 2022

Friday - November 18th and Saturday - November 19th

A Virtual Workshop To Memorialize Our Ancestors

Join descendants from all over for this two-day virtual workshop to plan the memorialization of the site where the remains of enslaved people rest at Montpelier. The speakers will include subject matter experts and descendant communities from around the region and nation sharing their experience with memorialization, archaeology of cemetery sites, and broader interpretive methods and themes for honoring the contributions of our ancestors.

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Meet the Presenters & Moderator

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Dr. Michael Blakey
Nancy Ukai
Audrey Davis
Carolyn Dillard
Steve Hammond
Connie Harshaw
Peter Cook
Peggy King Jorde
Dr. Joy Banner
Selena Cozart