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The Unfinished Agenda of Frederick Douglass in the 21st Century

September 28, 2019 @ 2:30 pm

“The Unfinished Agenda of Frederick Douglass in the 21st Century: Which way is the Arc of Justice bending today?” featuring guest humanities scholar Fran Smith at the Lynn Library. She will use storytellingand critical inquiry to engage the audience in a dialogue about racial justice today. She will use excerpts from “Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass an American Slave”, excerpts from “The Origin of Others” by Toni Morrison and excerpts from her short stories entitled “Stories I Want to Tell my Daughter that she is not interested in hearing and when she is ready I will have forgotten.” The first 50 people with will receive a FREE copy of Toni Morrison’s “The Origin of Others” Light refreshments will be served.

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September 28, 2019
2:30 pm