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Wednesday, April 5, 2017

C.R Gibbs

C.R. Gibbs - DC Emancipation Day Lecture

Woodridge Library

7 p.m.
Join us as we commemorate DC Emancipation Day! In commemoration of Emancipation Day, C.R. Gibbs, noted, local, award-winning historian, international lecturer, author and historian of the African will present "12 Years A Slave: Solomon Northup's Washington". This enlightening lecture ends with the impact of DC Emancipation on Northup's attempt to get justice in Washington, DC. What is Emancipation Day?