Events

What The Children Told Us-Author Talk & Book Signing

Moton Museum 900 Griffin Blvd, Farmville, VA, United States

Join us for a compelling guided discussion and book signing event with distinguished author Tim Spofford. Dive into the heart of civil rights history with Spofford's latest work, What The Children Told Us, and uncover the enduring impact of Drs. Kenneth and Mamie Phipps Clark's legendary doll experiment on the landmark Supreme Court case, Brown

Longwood Authors Series Featuring Jacinda Townsend

Moton Museum 900 Griffin Blvd, Farmville, VA, United States

The Robert Russa Moton Museum is proud to host an evening with Jacinda Townsend as part of the Longwood Authors Series, an annual literary celebration that brings guest authors to share their work and connect with our community. This year, we are excited to have Townsend, the acclaimed author of Mother Country, winner of the

From Resistance to Resilience: Black Virginia’s Path to Freedom (Day 2)

Moton Museum 900 Griffin Blvd, Farmville, VA, United States

Join us for a unique collaboration between the Robert Russa Moton Museum and Patrick Henry's Red Hill in a compelling two-day event that connects the histories of our two sites by providing, in chronological order, Black Virginia’s path towards freedom. This event dives deep into the journey from the Early Republic to the Civil Rights

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