Press for Lay My Burden Down

Lay My Burden Down: Freedom and Legacies of the Civil War, a Conference to Commemorate the Sesquicentennial of the Civil War in North Carolina was held October 17-18 at venues throughout Winston-Salem including Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem University, Old Salem Museum & Gardens, and the NC Office of Archives and History. The event included a performance and reading by poet Maya Angelou.

For media coverage of the event, please follow the links to the stories below:

The Chronicle

Winston-Salem Journal