Race in the Public Dialogue
Thurs | November 16, 2017
BOS | African Meeting House
Last November, the Museum of African American History hosted Joy Reid and Jelani Cobb for a conversation about race in the public dialogue. This was the first in a series the Museum will continue. Check out the video of the entire dialogue here
Annual Spriggs Lecture on Nantucket
Thurs | August 2, 2018 | 4:00pm
NAN | African Meeting House
Join us for our annual Spriggs Lecture on Nantucket at the African Meeting House (29 York St., Five Corners, Nantucket, MA 02554) hear author, historian, and speaker Skip Finley discuss black whaling captains in anticipation of his new book on the same subject.
This event is part of our "Race in the Public Dialogue" series
Admission by donation
MAAH Stone Book Award
Thurs | September 13, 2018 | 5:30pm
BOS| African Meeting House
Join us for an evening of celebration and stimulating conversation as we present the first MAAH Stone Book Award, sponsored by the Museum of African American History Boston and Nantucket and the James M. and Cathleen D. Stone Foundation. The MAAH Stone Book Award honors the authors of exceptional non-fiction literature that celebrates African American history and culture. The award includes a $25,000 prize. Pre-Award Reception start at 5:00pm; Award ceremony starts at 6:30pm.
Event is free. Seating is limited.