Date: Tues 2/18
Location: CLA 200
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Does Slavery Still Matter? 1619 Project
Engage in a conversation about the legacy and long term effects of the institution of slavery in this country. Presenters will build upon themes covered in the NY T 1619 Project, commemorating the 400th anniversary of the start of slavery in America.
In August 2019 the New York Times Magazine published a special issue commemorating the start of slavery in America called The 1619 Project https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/08/14/magazine/1619-america-slavery.html.