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US Poet laureate Natasha Trethewey reads from her Pulitzer Prize-winning poetry collection Native Guard.
On March 27, 2013, a moving film about Joan Trumpauer Mulholland, a Civil Rights activist, was followed by a discussion with Mulholland; her son, Loki Mulholland, who is the writer and director of the film; and William Pretzer, senior NMAAHC curator.
On March 25, 2013, NMAAHC director Lonnie Bunch discusses with Deborah Willis, Ph.D. her latest work, Envisioning Emancipation: Black Americans and the End of Slavery.
We broke ground for our new building on February 22, 2012. Please take a look at photographs from the event.