Events

01/17/2014

“Slavery By Another Name” – Douglas Blackmon

Read the News @ Northeastern article, here 

“Slavery By Another Name: Uncovering the Untold Stories”

Third Annual Civil Rights and Restorative Justice Event

Douglas A. Blackmon

Join us for a presentation by Douglas Blackmon, the Pulitzer-Prize winning author of Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II, and co-executive producer of the acclaimed PBS documentary of the same name. He is also a contributing editor at The Washington Post and chair and host of “Forum,” a public affairs program aired on more than 100 PBS affiliates across the United States.

Friday, January 17, 2014

4:00 p.m.

Raytheon Ampitheatre

120 Forsyth Street, Boston MA

reception to follow upstairs in Egan Research Center 440

free and open to the public

REGISTRATION REQUIRED, click here

Presented by Northeastern University School of Law’s Civil Rights and Restorative Justice Project in collaboration with the College of Social Sciences and Humanities and the Northeastern Humanities Center

This event is proudly part of Northeastern University’s 50 Years Forward commemoration.

Earlier in the day…

Students are invited to engage in a conversation with Douglas Blackmon in a smaller setting, sponsored by the Northeastern Humanities Center.  From 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Friday, January 17, 2014, Mr. Blackmon will be available for a student discussion in room 310R in Renaissance Park.  This is a wonderful chance to engage with an extraordinary person, and we encourage interested students, especially those in related courses to take advantage of this unique opportunity.
As space is limited, please RSVP to Meghan Brisson, at me.brisson@neu.edu by Monday, January 13, 2014.
 

Join the conversation #50yrsfwdNU 

Event Details

Time: 4:00 p.m.
Location: Raytheon Amphitheater
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