An Evening with Annette Gordon-Reed, Harvard Professor and Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author


Fri Mar 24 2023 at 06:00 pm


Virginia MOCA | Virginia Beach, VA

Annette Gordon-Reed, the first Black recipient of the Pulitzer Prize for History and one of the foremost voices on race and history in America, will deliver a lecture about the sweeping story of Juneteenth and the painful legacies of slavery that persist today. In connection with the exhibition Kara Walker: Cut to the Quick, Dr. Gordon-Reed will relate the historical process of emancipation to the current fight for equality, reflecting on the promise of freedom and the role we all play in fulfilling it.
Described as "one of the most important American historians of our time by the New York Times, Dr. Gordon-Reed is a Professor of History in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences at Harvard University, the Carl M. Loeb University Professor at Harvard Law School, and the award-winning author of six books.
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