The Havre de Grace Arts Collective presents: A Conversation with Frederick Douglass: The Significance of Juneteenth featuring Nathan Richardson
June 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pmFree
Welcome: Patricia Cole, President, Havre de Grace Colored School Museum and Cultural Center
Moderator: Sharoll Williams-Love, Student Diversity Specialist, Harford Community College
Nii Odartey Sampson, 9th Grader, Havre de Grace High School
Joycelyn Jacobs, 7th Grader, Tome School
Celebrate JUNETEENTH with this engaging, inspiring, interactive virtual conversation with “The Most Influential African-American of the 19th Century”. A Question & Answer session will follow. We will also celebrate the talents of local youth!”
Nathan M. Richardson is a published author, performance poet, and Frederick Douglass Historian. His poetry collections include “Likeness of Being”, “Twenty-one Imaginary T-shirts” and “The 7 Last Poems of an Unarmed Citizen. “His work has been widely re-published in anthologies, magazines, and newspapers such as the Channel Marker, The Cupola, Coastal Virginia Magazine, and the Washington Post.
More information on the website.