Events at the Library of Congress

Sunday, March 15, 2020

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

  • Event | special events
    African Americans and the Vote: 150th Anniversary of the 15th Amendment Thursday
    January 30, 2020
    8:30 am -
    Tuesday
    March 10, 2020
    4:30 pm EST
    In the aftermath of the Civil War, Northern Republicans in Congress proposed the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments to the U.S. Constitution that granted the newly freed slaves freedom, citizenship, and the right to vote, respectively. Great Hall - 2nd Floor (LJ-200-E)

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

  • Event | lectures and symposia
    The AACM and American Experimental Music Wednesday
    February 26, 2020
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EST
    Composer, trombonist, educator and historian George Lewis speaks about his sweeping account of the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians, and the impact of this organization on his own work over the years. Montpelier Room (LM-619)