december, 2021

8dec7:00 pm- 8:30 pmHistorically Speaking: Black Reconstruction — A Conversation Among Eric Foner, Henry Louis Gates & Kevin Young

Event Details

Free, registrations recommended.
About this Event

NMAAHC Andrew W. Mellon Director Kevin Young moderates a discussion with prominent historians Eric Foner and Henry Louis Gates editors of the Library of America’s reissue of W.E.B. Dubois’ groundbreaking assessment of the impact of Reconstruction on America’s post-civil war black community.

Click here to purchase your copy of Make Good the Promises: Reclaiming Reconstruction and Its Legacies.(link is external)

Place an order for W.E.B. Dubois’ Black Reconstruction here.


(Wednesday) 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm