The American Colonization Movement to Liberia

Monday February 24, 2020 07:00 pm EST
Cost: Free

Categories: Guest Lecture;
How did a slave rebellion in Virginia give birth to racial nationalism in America, leading to the foundation of Liberia by the American Colonization Society? How did this nineteenth-century history shape the country’s current troubled legacy?
Dr. Gnimbin A. Ouattara, Assistant Professor of History and International Studies at Brenau University, will share his latest research about the American Colonization Movement to Liberia.
This program is sponsored by the FCPL Friends & Advocates.

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