Siena College will host a screening and public discussion of the film The Abolitionists as part of its Created Equal: America’s Civil Rights Struggle film series. The film screening will be followed by a public discussion about the history and humanities themes featured in the film. Dr. Bruce Eelman, Professor of History at Siena College, will lead the discussion. Special guests will include Paul and Mary Liz Stewart from the Underground History Project of the Capital Region.
For more information about attending this event, contact Paul Murray, Department of Sociology, Siena College.
This event is free and open to the public. Created Equal: America’s Civil Rights Struggle is funded 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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