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Black History Month Lecture: Freedom’s Blood Memories

February 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Black History Month Lecture: Freedom’s Blood Memories

The African American Program of the Senator John Heinz History Center will hold its sixth annual Black History Month Lecture, which features Sowande Mustakeem, Ph.D., author of “Slavery at Sea: Terror, Sex, and Sickness in the Middle Passage” with the lecture Freedom’s Blood Memories: Slavery, Terror and the Evolution of Black History. Mustakeem is associate professor of History and African American Studies at Washington University, St. Louis.

Admission to this event is free, but does not include access to museum exhibitions. Please register below.

For more information, please contact Samuel W Black, Director of African American Programs, at 412-454-6391 or swblack@heinzhistorycenter.org.

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 • 6:00 pm – 8:00 pmHeinz History CenterFree | Please register in advance here: https://www.heinzhistorycenter.org/events/black-history-month-lecture-sowande-mustakeem#register 


February 19
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Senator John Heinz History Center
Pittsburgh, PA
Pittsburgh, PA 15222 United States
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