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Register for Princeton & Slavery Readings and Discussion, November 29, 2017, 7 pm


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Book Discussion: “I Hear My People Singing,” Thursday, October 12, 1 pm

On Thursday, October 12 at 1 pm, as part of the Princeton & Slavery Project, join Nell Irvin Painter, Edwards Professor of American History at Princeton University, for a discussion of Kathryn Watterson’s book “I Hear My People Singing: Voices of…

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Events this week in Princeton and West Windsor

Two important appearances this week–Kitsi Watterson discussing her book I Hear My People Singing and Dr. Nathalie Edmond speaking about Black Lives Matter and allyship.  Details below: On Wednesday, August 9, the Arts Council of Princeton, 102 Witherspoon Street Princeton, NJ…

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In Response to: Across Nassau Street

The Princeton Alumni Weekly’s article about Kathryn Watterson’s oral history of the Witherspoon-Jackson neighborhood, I Hear My People Singing: Voices of African American Princeton, elicited letters from alumni about their experiences.  Philip L. Johnson ’61 wrote, “There were many white…

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Kitsi Watterson, Author of “I Hear My People Singing: Voices of African American Princeton” May 18, 2017

On May 18, 2017 at 7:00 pm at the Princeton Public Library, Kitsi Watterson, award winning author, reads from her recent book “I Hear My People Singing: Voices of African American Princeton,” which includes vivid first-person accounts of more than…

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