October 17, 2013 Location: Providence College, Providence, RI Special Events

Providence College will host a screening of clips from the film The Abolitionists followed by a public discussion about the film. Participating in the discussion will be Dr. Patrick Been, Assistant Professor of American History, Providence College, and Dr. Chris Tinson, Assistant Professor of African American Studies, Hampshire College. This event is part of Providence College’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, contact Dr. Margaret Manchester, Chair of the Department of History at Providence College.

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.


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