Please check back over the summer for information about our fall 2022 events.

In spring 2022, Hard Histories hosted a series of conversations exploring the histories of Blackness, slavery, and racism in the Maryland area and beyond.

View our event videos from these events here.

Past events:

Starting in spring 2021, Hard Histories has hosted a series of conversations exploring the histories of Blackness, slavery, and racism in the Maryland area and beyond. View some of these events on YouTube here.

Hard Histories Project Director Dr. Martha S. Jones also participated in an April 2021 “fireside chat” for a JHU Alumni Weekend event about the work that Hard Histories is doing, along with Hopkins Retrospective Program Manager Allison Seyler. The session also featured presentations from two of the undergraduate researchers in Dr. Jones’ spring 2021 Hard Histories research lab course. Click here to see the video of that event.