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Sept. 22nd- The New Amsterdam History Center Lecture Series: Slave Life in New Netherland

The New Amsterdam History Center Lecture Series

In conjunction with The Gotham Center and Baruch College presents


Slave Life in New Netherland


Monday, September 22nd, 2014

6:00 to 8:00 PM

Baruch College Performing Arts Center
One Bernard Baruch Way
(Enter at 25th Street, btwn 3rd and Lex) New York

A Panel Discussion With:

David Blight

Professor of American History at Yale University

Director of the Gilder-Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition

Christopher Moore

Curator and Senior Researcher

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York Public Library

 Susanah Shaw Romney

Assistant Professor, University of Arkansas, Little Rock Author New Netherland Connections:

Intimate Networks and Atlantic Ties in Seventeenth-Century America


Moderated by: Patricia U. Bonomi, Professor of History Emerita – New York University


RSVP by September 17th to Ashley Nemeth:, (212) 233-2312

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