Olaudah Equiano and 18th Century Anti-Racism

Olaudah Equiano was an 18th century slave turned abolitionist. Join us for a presentation on his life and legacy by Dr. Eric Washington, professor of history and director of the African & African Diaspora Program at Calvin University.

Dr. Washington's research interests include the intersection of history and literature, and he has presented papers on history engagement in the work of Nigerian novelists Chinua Achebe and Chimamanda Adichie.

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Please note: This program has a new event name, date, and time from what was advertised earlier this winter