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In Search of Our Roots: Genealogy and the African Diaspora
Saturday, November 21, 2015 @ 8:30 am
300 NE Second Ave., Miami, Fl 33132 United States
Since the days of Alex Haley’s transformative series Roots, there has been an intense interest among African-American and African-Caribbean peoples in their genealogies and family histories. Photographer and visual documentarian Marvin Elliott Ellis, author and genealogist Melvin Collier, and historian and preservationist Sonia Jacobs Dow will discuss and share successful techniques and strategies to trace your genealogy and family history.