Third Thursday Speaker Series: Juneteenth and Black Bottom

June 16 2022 | 6:30pm to 7:30pm

*Please note, this event has been moved to a virtual format!

In honor of Juneteenth, join us to discover some of the earliest stories of Black Bottom, as a bastion of anti-slavery leadership and place of new beginnings for thousands of Detroiters making their way to Canada.

Angela Dillard, chair of History Department at the University of Michigan will join us for a discussion about the importance of preserving the history and stories of this significant space.

This event is free with registration.

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