General Information


Our host, Fisk University, requests that all conference participants be fully vaccinated and wear suitable facial masks in indoor spaces to prevent the spread of Covid-19. When masks cannot be worn indoors, for example when eating and drinking, please maintain social distancing while indoors. All conference events are planned with social distancing in mind for activities that include food and drink.



University of the South

  • Woody Register

  • Tiffany Momon

  • Andrew Maginn

  • October Kamara

  • Kathy Solomon

  • Klarke Stricklen

Fisk University

  • Katherine Burnett

  • Leslie Collins

  • Katara Grissom

  • Greig Marciw

  • Associated Colleges of the South

  • The Roberson Project on Slavery, Race, and Reconciliation, The University of the South

  • Fisk University

  • Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition (GLC) at Yale University’s MacMillan Center