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African-American Read-in



VCU Student Commons, Common Ground
907 Floyd Ave., Richmond, Va. 23284


Celebrate Black History Month in a literary way with the National African American Read-in. Drop in to Common Ground in the VCU Student Commons anytime between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. to hear featured readers from academic departments and student organizations read from works by or about African-Americans, Africans and the diaspora. Sign up to be a featured reader.

This event is free and open to all. Parking is available for a fee in the West Broad Street, West Main Street and West Cary Street parking decks. If special accommodations are needed, please call the VCU Office of Multicultural Student Affairs at (804) 828-6672.


This event is presented by the VCU Office of Multicultural Student Affairs and co-sponsored by VCU Libraries.

Image: Dr. Scot Brown's Book Reading, 2004, by Zeal Harris


VCU Libraries

James Branch Cabell Library Monroe Park Campus
901 Park Ave., Box 842033
Richmond, VA 23284-2033
Toll-free: (844) 352-7399
(804) 828-1111
All Libraries
Tompkins-McCaw Library MCV Campus
509 N. 12th St., Box 980582
Richmond, VA 23298-0582
Toll-free: (844) 352-7399
(804) 828-0636

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