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September 2008 Blog Posts (1)

"Freedom Festival" in Rhode Island

I've been working with people from across Rhode Island, led by the Rhode Island Council for the Humanities, to organize programs to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the abolition of the Transatlantic Slave Trade by the U.S., and to consider the legacy of slavery and the history of African Americans in Rhode Island. This has been a tremendous undertaking and a model of collaborative programming that has involved dozens of organizations.



The programs start Saturday, September 27th,… Continue

Added by Annie Valk on September 19, 2008 at 8:48 — No Comments

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