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    LECTURES & LITERATURE

    Erica Armstrong Dunbar | She Came to Slay: The Life and Times of Harriet Tubman

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Parkway Central Library

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    1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
    When:
    • Tuesday November 5th 2019, 7:30pm to 9:00pm
    Erica Armstrong Dunbar is the author of the National Book Award finalist Never Caught, the story of Ona Judge, a young enslaved person who risked her life to escape servitude under President George Washington. Named the National Director of the Association of Black Women Historians and the first director of the Program in African American History at the Library Company of Philadelphia, she is the Charles and Mary Beard Professor of History at Rutgers University. Dunbar’s latest book is a biography of the runaway enslaved person, abolitionist, Civil War heroine, conductor of the Underground Railroad, and women’s suffragist known admiringly as “Moses.”

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