Not In Our Town Princeton


Committed to Memory: The Art of the Slave Ship Icon, Wednesday, October 16, 2019

On Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at 2:00 and 6:30 p.m., Morven is honored to welcome Dr. Cheryl Finley of Cornell University  back to Princeton to share her extraordinary book Committed to Memory: The Art of the Slave Ship Icon. The…

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Art Against Racism, September 20-30, 2019

CORRECTION: Caroline Clarke’s talk about reparations will take place on WEDNESDAY, September 25 at 7:00 PM at the United Methodist Church, 7 Vandeventer Ave.

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Student Artwork and Poetry, September 23, 2019

  As part of Art Against Racism, Not in Our Town Princeton is co-hosting a program featuring student artists and poets from the Princeton area schools with Art Against Racism. Following the student presentations, attendees will engage in discussions on…

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What Do You See? Using the Arts to Enrich Understanding of the African American Experience, June 12, 2019

June 12, 2019, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Grounds For Sculpture, Hamilton, New Jersey This workshop will demonstrate how the arts can be used to engage our communities and audiences in exploring African American history and experience. Following a presentation…

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Celebrating Frederick Douglass and Newark’s Abolitionist History

Rutgers University-Newark graduate student, Noelle Lorraine Williams, designed a sculpture to commemorate Frederick Douglass’s visit to Newark on April 17, 1849 to deliver an address at the former Plane Street Colored Church as a fundraiser for his North Star newspaper…

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