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Grange Lyceum: The Impact of Slavery in American Literature Part 4

November 12, 2013 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The Impact of Slavery in American Literature, with author Colin Wells
The Impact of Slavery in American Literature, with author Colin Wells

150 Years After the Civil War: Why It Still Matters

4-part series: The Impact of Slavery in American Literature, with author Colin Wells

Oct. 15 Part 1: David Walker’s 1829 Appeal to the Coloured Citizens of the World

Oct. 22 Part 2: Uncle Tom’s Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe

Oct. 29 Part 3: The Souls of Black Folk by W.E.B. Du Bois

Nov. 5, Election Night Dinner, no Lyceum

Nov. 12 Part 4: Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Letter From a Birmingham Jail

Whallonsburg Grange Lyceums are Tuesdays at 7:30PM.
Series ticket: $36 / $5 per lecture. Students FREE. Drop-ins welcome, come to one or all.

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