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An Evening with Erica Armstrong Dunbar

Cost: $10 member / $15 non-member

Advance registration is required.

Historian, writer and lecturer Erica Armstrong Dunbar, will discuss researching and documenting African American history in her award-winning book Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge, who is also the subject of two story quilts featured in Stephen Towns: Declaration & Resistance.

Artist Stephen Towns and Kilolo Luckett, guest curator of the exhibition, will attend Dunbar’s presentation and contribute to the discussion. Following the program, Dunbar will be available to autograph books.

Dunbar’s Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge, is available for purchase at the Museum Shop. To buy your copy online, click here.

To register for the in-person event, click here or call 1.888.718.4253.
To register for the livestreamed program, click here or call 1.888.718.4253.

Planning on joining us for an Evening with Erica Armstrong Dunbar? You may be also interested in participating in the Never Caught Book Club Discussion on May 4, 5:30-7pm, where attendees will converse about Armstrong’s book Never Caught: The Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge and enjoy a special tour of Stephen Towns: Declaration & Resistance. Please note, this event is limited to 30 participants.


Details

Date
April 21
Time
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost
$10 member
$15 non-member
Advance registration is required.
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