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"Making intangible heritage tangible. Manifesting visible change within invisible communities."
"Making intangible heritage tangible. Manifesting visible change within invisible communities."

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2016-17 Texas Freedom Colonies Project Event and Research News
UT Austin's  School of Architecture Establishes Initiative on Race ...   UT News | The University of Texas at Austin - Sep 7, 2016 AUSTIN , Texas — The School of Architecture at The  University of Texas  at ... Anna Brand and  Andrea Roberts  have been appo...

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TX Freedom Colonies Project News on Next City!
Confronting Urban Design’s Diversity Crisis With a Return to Black Places An initiative taking shape at the University of Texas at Austin School of Architecture wants to disrupt conventional notions of planning. https://nextcity.org/features/view/urban-desi...

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VIDEO: Understanding African American Freedom
"Understanding African American Freedom" panelists talked about how black Americans understood freedom through the lens of economics, marriage, and citizenship.

This was part of a three-day conference, titled “The Future of the African American Past,” co-h...

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How Trump Admin. & Republican policy preferences may impact preservationists' work
CRM in Age of Trump - Werkheiser for ACRA 11.28.16 from Marion Werkheiser on Vimeo . > Learn how the policy preferences of the new Trump Administration and Republican House and Senate may impact the Cultural Resource Management industry. Marion Werkheiser, ...

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EVENTS: Texas Freedom Colonies Project in Houston for Historic Preservation Conferences This Week!


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AUDIO: My Study, Your Freedom Colony Stories: Planning & Preservation in Texas' Black Settlements
Pictured, Mary Shankle (Liberty Community, Newton County) and Gwen Bluiett (Mount Union, Jasper County) at the 2014 Shankleville Homecoming, Photo by Andrea Roberts Andrea Roberts, PhD is the founder of the Texas Freedom Colonies Project and is an Emerging ...

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AUDIO: My Study, Your Freedom Colony #Stories: #Planning & #Preservation in #Texas' #BlackSettlements
Pictured, Mary Shankle (Liberty Community, Newton County) and Gwen Bluiett (Mount Union, Jasper County) at the 2014 Shankleville Homecoming, Photo by Andrea Roberts Andrea Roberts, PhD is the founder of the Texas Freedom Colonies Project and is an Emerging ...

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Ready to talk #QueenSugar? Do you have a Black land heritage tale to tell? Join us on the Texas Freedom Colonies FB page!


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PUB: African American Planning, Cooperative Economics, & Community Building Minus the Respectability Politics
African American Planning, Cooperative Economics, & Community Building Minus the Respectability Politics. Lookin g for examples of anti- banking system , anti-respectability, pro-cooperative Black planning &community building? T ry 19th Century Texas Hi...

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