Lecture Series

African American Experience in Missouri Lecture Series

Explore Missouri's past and prepare for the future through the African American Experience in Missouri lecture series. A collaboration of the State Historical Society of Missouri's Center for Missouri Studies and the University of Missouri's Division of Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity, it is designed to offer the community opportunities to reach a new understanding of present-day Missouri by learning about the history of African Americans within the state.

History on Elm

Join us for a new series starting in January of 2023 on the second Tuesday of each month at noon.


Tuesday, January 10 – “Ten works that help us understand our history” presented by Joan Stack, SHSMO art curator.  Plans for a virtual talk on this subject by Stack are in the works for April. Stay tuned for more details!