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Wednesday, October 3rd 2018 Please help us congratulate Shauntay Grant for the nomination of a Governor Generals Literary Award for her newest children’s book, Africville. Congratulations, Shauntay! http://ggbooks.ca Thursday, August 23rd 2018 Africville Film Release, please see below for more details! Africville Film Release 2018 Saturday, August 11th 2018 NEW- Africville in
For Immediate Release April 23, 2018 The Board of Directors of the Africville Heritage Trust (AHT) is pleased to announce Juanita Peters as the new general manager of the Africville Museum. Juanita Peters is an award-winning writer and director of multiple documentaries including; Hannah’s Story, I Made A Vow and Africville Can’t Stop
“On behalf of the Halifax Regional Municipality, I apologize to the former Africville residents and their descendants for what they have…
When dump trucks roared in to ship Africville residents out, it seemed like a good idea to city planners. By the 1960s, years of neglect and racism had
The former residents of a bulldozed black community and their descendants have received an official
Brenda Steed-Ross, a former resident of Africville and the founder of the Africville Genealogy Society, was moved to tears during
Africville, the former black settlement in north-end Halifax, was first settled in the 1830s when former American slaves and
The replica of Nova Scotia’s historic Africville church was revealed Sunday, but