Black Opals, a publication from the collection of the Free Library of Philadelphia.

Call for Applicants!

Chronicling Resistance invites applications for its Activist-Curator Fellows. Applications are due by 5:00 p.m. on September 18, 2020.

We’re seeking local activists and cultural organizers interested in how historical materials can strengthen and support their community work. We want you to fill our reading rooms, then use what you find there and in your communities in the present to co-curate a series of public programs that tell stories of Philadelphia’s social, political, artistic, religious, and scientific resistance—historically and present-day. Details here: