John Hope Franklin Research Center
The John Hope Franklin Research Center in the Rubenstein Library collects, preserves and promotes the use of published and unpublished primary sources for the exploration, understanding and advancement of scholarship of the history and culture of Africa and people of the African Diaspora in the Americas.
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Upcoming Event -
The Activists' Playbook: From SNCC to Selma to the New Civil Rights Movement
March 4, 2015
Durham Public Library, Main Library, 301 N. Roxboro Street, Durham, NC 27701
Chappel Gallery Exhibition -
John Hope Franklin: Imprint of an American Scholar
Location: Perkins Library
Dates: Dec. 2014 - May 2015
One Person, One Vote - The Legacy of SNCC and Voting Rights Project
Duke University and the SNCC (Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee) Legacy Project have formed a partnership to chronicle the historic struggles for voting rights and to develop ongoing programs that contribute to a more civil and inclusive democracy in the 21st century. Click here for more information