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Slavery Matters

Date: 
Wed., Sep. 25, 2019
7:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Category: 
Lectures
Location: 
Haaga Hall
Event Notes: 
ROTHENBERG HALL IS FILLED; TICKETS ARE NOW FOR SIMULCAST IN HAAGA HALL
Add to Calendar 09/25/2019 07:30 PM 09/25/2019 08:30 PM America/Los_Angeles Slavery Matters Visit page - https://www.huntington.org/events/slavery-matters The Huntington - Haaga Hall
 

James Walvin, professor emeritus at the University of York and the Los Angeles Times Distinguished Fellow at The Huntington, discusses the widespread global ramifications of African slavery that transformed the cultural habits of millions of people. Walvin has published widely on slavery and the slave trade, and his book Black and White won the Martin Luther King Memorial Prize in 1975. This program is a Distinguished Fellow Lecture. Free; reservations required.