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Event Scheduled

Author Talk | Livingston Lecture Featuring Ed Larson

Tuesday January 31, 2023 07:30 PM EST
Cost: $0-$33,

From the venue:

New attention from historians and journalists is raising pointed questions about the founding period: was the American revolution waged to preserve slavery, and was the Constitution a pact with slavery or a landmark in the antislavery movement? Leaders of the founding who called for American liberty are scrutinized for enslaving Black people themselves: George Washington consistently refused to recognize the freedom of those who escaped his Mount Vernon plantation. And we have long needed a history of the founding that fully includes Black Americans in the Revolutionary protests, the war, and the debates over slavery and freedom that followed.

General Admission Tickets (book not included)
"?Not Yet Members: $10
"?Members: $5
"?Insiders: Free

Join Atlanta History Center for a Livingston Lecture featuring Ed Larson, author of American Inheritance.

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72b18 Swan House Magnum
130 West Paces Ferry Road N.W.
Atlanta, GA 30305
(404) 814-4000
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