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Memorializing American Slavery
February 9, 2013
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Langston Hughes Auditorium
Please join us for an afternoon symposium commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. In remembrance of the enslaved, we will examine American Slavery as historical memory and national legacy. Presentations by distinguished historians will be followed by a dynamic discussion with the audience.
Professor of American History, Yale University
Director, Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition
Professor of History and Law, Harvard University
Pulitzer Prize for History
Presented by Fordham University, The Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance & Abolition at Yale University and The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture.
Admission is Free and open to the public. For further information or questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (212) 636-6360.