Screening of "The Abolitionists," relating the stories of some of the individuals, including Frederick Douglass, William Lloyd Garrison, John Brown, and Harriet Beecher Stowe, who played key roles in the struggle to end slavery. (3 hours). Community Discussion to follow on February 4th at 7 p.m., to be moderated by Hood faculty members Dr. Jay Driskell, Assistant Professor of History, and Dr. Stephen Wilson, Associate Professor of Religion and Philosophy.
Free and open to the public
For more information please contact: Jan Samet O'Leary, firstname.lastname@example.org or 301-696-3934
This event is sponsored by: The Beneficial-Hodson Library of Hood College and the Maryland-DC Campus Compact, with a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, it's Bridging Cultures Initiative, and the Gilder-Lehrman Institute for American History.