Lectures and Performances
Thursday, March 16, at 7 p.m.
"The Matter of Black Lives: Writing the Biography of Frederick Douglass and His Family"
by Ezra Greenspan
Thursday, March 30, at 7 p.m.
"'Reader, Can You Assist Me?' John James Audubon and the Origins of Citizen Science”
by Gregory Nobles
Co-Sponsored by the Massachusetts Audubon Society/Broad Meadow Brook Sanctuary
Tuesday, April 11, at 7 p.m.
"Equal Rights May Be Self-Evident, But Have They Been Realized?"
by Richard D. Brown
Co-sponsored by the Franklin M. Loew Lecture Series at Becker College
Tuesday, April 25, at 7 p.m.
"If I am Not for Myself Who Will Be for Me"
A one-person play about George Washington’s slave Oney, written and performed by Gwendolyn Quezaire-Presutti
Tuesday, May 2, at 7 p.m.
“Slave Resistance and the Making of Abolition”
by Manisha Sinha
Thursday, May 18, at 7 p.m.
“Bringing Pictures Back: Illustration for Nineteenth-Century American Literature”
James Russell Wiggins Lecture in the History of the Book in American Culture
by Georgia B. Barnhill
Tuesday, June 6, at 7 p.m.
“Apostle of Union: Edward Everett, Memory, and Saving the Founders’ Union”
by Matthew Mason