National Museum of African American History and Culture
A FREE EVENT
BLACK AMERICANS AND THE END OF SLAVERY
March 25, 2013,
NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AMERICAN HISTORY
WARNER BROS. THEATER
14TH St. and Constitution Ave., NW
Washington, DC (Metro Smithsonian)
NMAAHC Director Lonnie Bunch discusses with Barbara Krauthamer, PH.D.,
Professor of History, University of Massachusetts – Amherst, and Deborah Willis, Ph.D., chair, Department of Photography & Imaging, Tisch School of the Arts, New York University, their latest work “Envisioning Emancipation: Black Americans and the End of Slavery.” Through rare photographs and documents, the book focuses on black enslavement, emancipation and life from 1850-1930.
Books will be available for sale and signing following this program. Call (202) 633-1000 or visit nmaahc.si.edu for more information.