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Columbia, Princeton, Brown, Yale. The ties between these institutions and America’s “peculiar institution” are deep. Historian Eric Foner heads the Columbia University and Slavery Project. Martha Sandweiss heads a similar project at Princeton. Join them as they uncover slavery’s historic connections to elite campuses in a conversation moderated by Craig Wilder, author of Ebony & Ivy: Race, Slavery and the Troubled History of America’s Universities.
Elite Northern Colleges and Their Ties to Slavery
Thursday, November 30
Doors: 6:00 pm
Event: 6:30 pm
$10 General Admission / $5 for Members
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