A National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute for College Instructors
at the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities
June 4-29, 2001
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Welcome to the Roots 2001 Homepage. Here you will find links to several pages of interest to those studying the African background of American culture through the slave trade. For more information about the Roots Institute, please visit the Roots Institute information page.
You may also wish to access the sponsors' sites: the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities, and the National Endowment for the Humanities.
From this page you may proceed to the following:
Creating Electronic Resources
(Melvina Jones, ROOTS 2001)
More Images from ROOTS 2001
Mike Christopher's Images
Pictorial Images from the Transatlantic Slave Trade
Challenges in Teaching About Africa and the Diaspora
Benin Bronzes and other images
A Letter re Sally Hemings and Thomas Jefferson
Last updated 9/10/01.