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January 2020

The 1619 Project

January 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Monday, repeating until February 24, 2020

Room 202, 1900 Nicollet Ave S
Minneapolis, 55403 United States

Curious about what your kids or grandkids are learning about the effect of slavery on American history and American sensibilities? This past summer, the New York Times Magazine published The 1619 Project, a powerful issue on chattel slavery in America. This publication is now being widely used as the basis for a related curriculum in high schools and college classrooms. The series build on research by distinguished black academics, journalists, and writers. We will discuss its essays, short prose, poetry…

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