A Citizenship of the Heart: Black Activists and Universal Brotherhood in Civil War-Era Boston
Stephen Kantrowitz of the University of Wisconsin, will show how the fight to abolish slavery was part of a broader campaign by Boston’s African American community to claim full citizenship. These activists hoped to remake the republic into a place where they could belong. Book signing follows. Lecture made possible through the generous support of the Ruby W. and LaVon P. Linn Foundation. Free.
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