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Historians Against Slavery Conference Keynote: Edward Baptist

Edward Baptist, Cornell University

Co-hosted by Historians Against Slavery & the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

The Historians Against Slavery conference is designed to facilitate dialogue, scholarship and action in an effort to end modern-day slavery. Survivors, activists, scholars and educators from around the world will convene at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center to illuminate vital themes that can inform today’s movement. The conference theme is “Using History to Make Slavery History”. To learn more, click here.

Cost: Free* & open to the public with online registration. Click here to register.

*Please note: Conference attendees are responsible for transportation, lodging and meals. 

Event Date: 
Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 7:30pm