Saturday, July 2, 2022 at Hale Farm, 39 Hale St. Beverly, MA 01915
Join Historic Beverly at 10am on Saturday, July 2, 2022 at Hale Farm for a community reading of Frederick Douglass’ powerful speech, “What to the Slave is the Fourth of July?” as part of the Reading Frederick Douglass Together initiative. Special guest speakers include Douglass historian and interpreter Nathan Richardson. Mr. Richardson will contextualize Douglass’ speech and will provide an opportunity to examine Douglass’ work and its implications in an informal question-and-answer session. See our website for details.
This event will be held RAIN OR SHINE at Hale Farm beginning at 10am. To inquire about being a reader, email or call 978-922-1186 x206. FREE AND OPEN TO ALL.
This program is funded in part by Mass Humanities, which receives support from the Massachusetts Cultural Council and is an affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
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