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Slavery, Religion & Freedom: 2 day series

Date/Time
Date(s) - February 26, 2020 - February 27, 2020
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location
Fort George Lovell Showroom

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SLAVERY, RELIGION & FREEDOM: A Two Part Series

*) WEDNESDAY, FEB 26th – A Filming of the 2016 remake of “Birth of A Nation” (Directed by Nate Parker)

Summary – Come view this powerful & insightful film of the famous Nat Turner Rebellion as a way of launching a discussion of “Slavery, Religion & Freedom” the following evening.

Where – Fort George Lovell Showroom

When – 7:00 P.M.

Admission – Free

*) THURSDAY, FEB 27th – Slavery, Religion, & Freedom: A Philosofarian Discussion.

Summary – The United States was founded on a principle of “Life, Liberty & The Pursuit of Happiness”, yet the stain of slavery & the racism it spawned seem to have indelibly compromised this. What role has America’s experience with slavery had on our ideas & treatment of race and identity? How does this legacy effect the pursuit of our ideals as a nation today? Is it possible to realize these ideals in the wake of slavery?

Speakers – Ron Craig & Seth Tichenor

Where – Fort George Lovell Showroom

When – 7:00 P.M.

Admission – Free