Wednesday, 9 January 2013

BASA Seminar on Frederick Douglass in Britain

Institute of Commonwealth Studies, in conjunction with the Black & Asian Studies Association
Black and Asian Britain seminars
Senate House, University of London, Russell Square, London WC1
6 to 7.30 pm,
Everyone is welcome. You do not have to pre-book/register.
15 January, 2013 (room G26, ground floor)
Hannah Murray
“A Wall of Anti-Slavery Fire" - Frederick Douglass in Britain.
Former African American slave Frederick Douglass visited Britain in the1840's, popularising anti-slavery, creating a sensation across the country and enhancing the transatlantic connections between abolitionists.

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