Tags: Director's Spotlight

A photograph of the program for A Conversation About Slavery at UGA and the Baldwin Site Burials which shows enslaved African American workers sitting by the UGA arches.
Sun, 10/05/2014 - 13:11
"Some have been afraid to engage in the type of conversation we are about to have today because the many issues surrounding it are difficult, and because some constituents might be offended. But the past never cooperates by staying in the past. Eventually it always reaches out to us and asks, 'What have you learned?' " I spoke these words on March 25, 2017 at a community gathering, and I use the word "community" here in its broadest sense.…