October 12, 2013 Location: Palms-Rancho Park Branch, Los Angeles Public Library, Los Angeles, CA Special Events

The Palms-Rancho Park Branch of the Los Angeles Public Library will host a panel discussion to mark the 150th Anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation. Discussants will include Alma Moore Stevenson, UCLA Librarian; Larry Earl, Director of the Mayme Clayton Museum; Arthur Rolston, Lecturer, UCLA History Department; and Analena Hope, PhD Candidate, USC American Studies Department. This event is part of the Los Angeles Public Library’s Created Equal: America’s Civil Rights Struggle programming series.

This event is free and open to the public. For more information about attending this event, contact Melissa Potter.

Created Equal: America’s Civil Rights Struggle is made possible in part by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, as part of its Bridging Cultures initiative, in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History.

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