The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History will be closed for a private event on August 1st.

Black History Month

Wednesday Virtual Storytelling Series


Each week of Black History Month, the Detroit Association of Black Storytellers will present a selection of personal and historical narratives aimed at youth and families!







  • Mary Grant:  Moving North and My Dad Taught Me To Read
  • Janice Barnett: The Sword Among Lions and Wilma Rudolph, World's Fastest Woman
  • Sheryl Pryor: The Eagle and The Burning of Birmingham
  • Larry Castleberry: The First African American Boxer
  • Vickie Slaughter: A Gift For Minty's Mother
  • Jatu Gray: CR Patterson