Next Tuesday, the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center will host Pulitzer Prize–winning historian and DeWitt Clinton Professor of History at Columbia University Eric Foner December 1 at 6 p.m., where he will discuss his latest work, Gateway to Freedom: The Hidden History of the Underground Railroad. Foner’s lecture is the second lecture in the John and Francie Pepper Freedom Lecture Series—a series connecting the public with award-winning authors, historians and thought-leaders, discussing themes on history, race, culture and modern abol
Join us December 3 at 6:30 p.m. in the Harriet Tubman Theater for the premiere screening of Coming Home from the Streets, a documentary filmed on the streets of Cincinnati showing the underworld of drug addiction, traffickers and how women struggle to be free.
Happy Flame Friday! This week, we’re featuring local artist and Cincinnati School for Creative and Performing Arts alumni James Pate. His series Kin Killin’ Kin, opening tomorrow at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, is a striking visual experience exploring youth violence in inner city communities.
Extended Thru July 24, 2016
The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center will exhibit a rare, handwritten copy of the Thirteenth Amendment—the federal law, passed on January 31, 1865, abolishing slavery and involuntary servitude except for punishment of a crime—beginning Friday, January 15, 2016.
Kin Killin’ Kin: The Art of James Pate
Saturday, November 14, 11 AM
Join us for the exhibit opening of Kin Killin’ Kin: The Art of James Pate at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center on Saturday, November 14 at 11:00 a.m.
Come and learn about the personal stories, struggles, experiences and hopes of young immigrants in Cincinnati.
Tour of the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center (first 100 attendees)
Video Viewing of City of Immigrant Theater Play
Dreamer’s Panel Program
Chips & Salsa Reception
Two incredible workshop opportunities!
Freedom Film Series: Stories from an Undeclared War
Thursday, November 12, 2015
6:00 p.m. Welcome Reception
6:30 p.m. Film Screening & Program
Free & Open to the Public
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 6:30 P.M.
3120 WARSAW AVE., PRICE HILL, 45205
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