Blacks in America: 400 Years Plus

The year 2019 marks 400 years since the first documented arrival of Africans in the United States. In alignment with a national agenda to recognize the significance of this anniversary, Washington University in St. Louis will host a series of three events throughout the year.

On June 2nd, University Libraries’ Mary Curtis Horowitz Lecture for Civic Engagement and Social Policy presents “Civil Rights — Past and Present” featuring Cornell W. Brooks former NAACP President. Performances will also be made by the Missouri AME Conference Choir and the Better Family Life’s K.Y.P.E. dance troupe!

Date: Sunday, June 2nd

Time: 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Location: Graham Chapel

To see the event flyer click here.
This event is free and open to the public.