Winter 2010

Letter from the Director
by Deborah E. McDowell
Almost a Year: The Carter G. Woodson Institute -- Events in Review

Civil Rights Pioneer Presents a New Face
by Anne Bromley (U.Va. Media Relations)
Julian Bond Interviews Benjamin Todd Jealous, President of the NAACP

The Work of Collective Empowerment
Julian Bond Interviews Scholar/Activist, Angela Davis

The Ethics of Ruthless Criticism and the Responsibility of Political Imagination
by Adom Getachew
A Commencement Address

A Full Complement of Fellows
The 2009-2010 Woodson Fellowship Program

Grave Matters
by Lynn Rainville
African-American Cemeteries in Virginia

Augusta Savage’s Gamin
by Andrea Douglas
A Significant Acquisition by the University of Virginia Art Museum

Hope Amidst Devastation
by Robert Fatton, Jr.
Toward a New Haitian State