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Changing the Narrative of Slavery in Museums and Public History Sites: Adding the Missing Spanish Past

Event Date:

March 16 @ 7:00 pm


Flagler College, Lewis Auditorium
15 Granada Street
St. Augustine, FL 32084


Leslee Keys

Program Description:

Dr. Jane Landers, Gertrude Conaway Vanderbilt Professor of History and Director, Slave Societies Digital Archive, Vanderbilt University, will use her research focus on slavery to reflect on the international symposium held at Monticello following recent years’ reconsideration of commemorations and memorials. The topic goes beyond the American Civil War to evaluate impacts of visual representations from other wars and conflicts globally.



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