Not In Our Town Princeton

Category: Speech

Tickets to see Layla F. Saad FREE! October 28, 2019 at NYU.

  You may be familiar with the work of Layla Saad, author of Me and White Supremacy.  There are two tickets available, free of charge, to the first person/people who respond, to hear her at NYU’s Rosenthal Pavilion on Monday,…

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Ta-Nehesi Coates addresses Congress on reparations

Here is a transcript of Ta-Nehisi Coates’ opening remarks at yesterday’s historic Congressional hearing on reparations: “Yesterday, when I asked about reparations, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell offered a familiar reply. America should not be held liable for something that…

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The Genres of Slavery, April 24, 2019

Yogita Goyal, Associate Professor of English and African American Studies, UCLA will speak on Wednesday, April 24 at 4:30 pm on the Princeton University campus, Chancellor Green 103.

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Slavery in the North: Forgetting History and Recovering Memory, April 12, 2019

Marc Ross, Professor Emeritus at Bryn Mawr College, will discuss his new book, Slavery in the North: Forgetting History and Recovering Memory, that explores the history of Northern enslavement and its new emergence in public history.  April 12, 7 to 9 pm,…

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In Search of the Underground Railroad, April 2, 2019

On Tuesday, April 2, 7 pm, at Rutgers-Camden Campus Center (326 Penn Street, Camden, NJ) Dr. Cheryl LaRoche, author of  Free Black Communities and the Underground Railroad: The Geography of Resistance, will given a talk entitled, “In Search of the…

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