The Real Story of Solomon Northrup Presented by Renee Morgan
Wednesday February 7, 2018
2:00 PM until 4:00 PM
Celebrating Black History Month
American History Historian and Educator Renee Moore began her quest in 1999 to bring attention to the history of Solomon Northrup, the author of the memoir Twelve Years a Slave by engaging citizens, historian academia and others in a dialogue about this compelling story.
Renee Moore worked to bring the real story of Solomon Northrup, the author of the memoir Twelve Years a Slave to light. Please join us as she details his struggles, the differences between the history depicted in the movie with the real history of Solomon Northrup and other slaves.
Program is free for all to attend; registration is requested.
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