Black Activism in Maryland
MCHC welcomes members of the Passion and Purpose: Voices of Maryland’s Civil Rights Activists exhibition curatorial panel for a conversation about civil rights activism in Maryland. David Taft Terry, PhD of Morgan State University, Joshua Clark Davis, PhD of the University of Baltimore, Linda Day Clark, visual artist and scholar, discuss the ways Black Marylanders have fought and continue to fight for equality, from letter-writing to sit-ins and marching.
This virtual program is free and open to all audiences. Registration is required. After registering, an automated confirmation email will provide connection instructions.
Image: Black Panther Party, photograph by Richard Childress (1939–1984), c.1966–1972. Baltimore, Maryland. Maryland Center for History and Culture, H. Furlong Baldwin Library, Childress Collection, PP177.07
Thank you to our generous exhibition sponsors*
Maryland Heritage Areas Authority
Baltimore National Heritage Area
The Charles T. Bauer Foundation
Gallagher Evelius & Jones LLP
Helen Clay Frick Foundation
Sarah and Stan Klinefelter
The Johns Hopkins Neighborhood Fund
The Wieler Family Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. Ross J. Kelbaugh
Kojak Graphic Communications
Maury Donnelly & Parr Inc.
Miles & Stockbridge
The Pierians, Inc., Baltimore Chapter
*as of May 25, 2022