GILDER LEHRMAN CENTER SPRING FORUM:
The Problem of Slavery In Public History
A panel of public historians examines how historic sites, museums, and other public history venues have dealt with the topic of slavery. Panelists include:
Rex Ellis, Vice President of the Historic Area at Colonial Williamsburg
Marie Galbraith, Director, The Mattatuck Museum
James O. Horton, the Benjamin Banneker Professor of American Studies and History, George Washington University and Director, Afro-American Communities Project of the National Museum of American History
Dwight Pitcaithley, Historian, the National Park Service
Dianne Swann-Wright, Curator, The Frederick Douglass-Isaac Meyers Maritime Park, and former Director of African American and Special Programs, Monticello
Tuesday, April 26, 4 p.m.
Luce Hall Auditorium
34 Hillhouse Ave.
New Haven, CT
This event is sponsored by The Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition
Yale Center for International and Area Studies
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