Culture, Feature Story

The Wright’s New Aboriginal Australian Art Exhibition Encourages Us to Connect to Our Roots

Last Friday, I visited the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History (The Wright) to view a new art exhibit called The Inside World: Contemporary Aboriginal Australian Memorial Poles. It’s a fascinating exhibit which highlights the traditional Aboriginal Australian ceremony from centuries ago and how the Aborigines honored their loved ones who passed away.… Read More The Wright’s New Aboriginal Australian Art Exhibition Encourages Us to Connect to Our Roots

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Camp Africa Summer Camp

The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History will host Camp Africa — a free week-long day camp open to children ages 7 – 12. The summer camp will feature activities centered around science, technology, engineering, arts, and math. Campers will be able to explore the wonders of African American history and culture while… Read More Camp Africa Summer Camp