The New Orleans African American Museum will host a screening and discussion of The Abolitionists at Tulane University. The film screening will be followed by a panel discussion. Participating scholars will include Samsun “Skip” Alexander, New Orleans Civil Rights photojournalist; Professor Laura Rosanne Addeley, Associate Professor, History; and Mary Niall Mitchell, Associate Professor of Liberal Arts, UNO. This event is the first in the New Orleans African American Museum’s Created Equal: America’s Civil Rights Struggle public programming series.
This event is free and open to the public. For more information about attending this event, please contact Essence Edwards.
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. For more information about Created Equal, click here.