The Black Diaspora Archive is proud to host one of the three installations of the exhibition, Black Classicists in Texas. This free, public exhibition tells the story of early educators of color in Central Texas who were passionate about studying antiquity. More information can be found on the exhibition website: https://bcatx.org.
This project is a collaboration between multiple institutions, including the UT Department of Classics, University of Texas Libraries, the Black Diaspora Archive at the LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections, Downs-Jones Library at Huston-Tillotson University, and the George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center. The exhibition closes December 2023.
Additional press: The Black Classicists of Central Texas by Texas Standard.