Dr. Shelley Viola Murphy

Free Talk: Tracing Roots with Dr. Shelley Viola Murphy

Sep 09, 2023 at 6:00pm ~ Sep 09, 2023 at 9:00pm

Learn more about the fascinating world of genealogy through the lenses of enslaved laborers who built the University of Virginia, with a focus on helping anyone, particularly African Americans, trace their roots in Dr. Shelley Viola Murphy’s free talk. In partnership with Black Lives Matter Tokyo, “Free Talk: Tracing Roots with Dr. Shelley Viola Murphy” will also highlight the history, hardships and strategies behind African-American genealogy.

Gain more knowledge about genealogy and its historical significance in tracing one’s roots on the 9th of September at the Legacy Lounge.

Please register for the event here.



Start: Sep 9th 2023 at 6:00pm

End: Sep 9th 2023 at 9:00pm