Sunday, May 8, 2011

Portsmouth Black Heritage Trail Symposium

“The Civil War: Race and Representation in New England”

Saturday, May 14, 2011 9 AM – 2 PM
Discover Portsmouth Center, 10 Middle St.

Elizabethada Wright Artist Daniel Minter David H. Watters
Rivier College, Nashua NH Portland, Maine University of NH

Is there a Civil War monument in your town?
Does it make a reference to slaves or abolition?

Liz Wright, Daniel Minter and David Watters will lead a discussion
of attitudes of white Yankees toward slavery and race after the war.

7th Annual Portsmouth Black Heritage Trail Symposium

Co-Sponsored by UNH Diversity Initiatives and Seacoast African American Cultural Center

Free admission. Pre-register for lunch $15 603-431-2768“the-civil-war-race-and-representation-in-new-england”/

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