Live Community Reading: What to the Slave is the Fourth of July?


Add to My Calendar Monday, July 6, 2020 11:00am to 12:00pm


Join the Center for Constitutional Rights, The Dream Unfinished, and Lincoln Center for a live community reading of Frederick Douglass's speech, What to the Slave is the Fourth of July? The virtual event will be hosted by Terrance McKnight and classical musicians, activists, and audience members will join as guest readers. The reading will also feature musical improvisation performed by violinist Curtis Stewart of PUBLIQuartet and an interview with Donita Judge, Associate Executive Director of the Center for Constitutional Rights.

You can register on this form and indicate whether you would like to read an excerpt from the speech. The event will also be streamed on the Center for Constitutional Rights' Facebook page.

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July 2, 2020