The Book of Negroes:
Presentation and Panel Discussion
Date: Thursday, September 1
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Cost: Free (does not include admission to exhibitions)
Take part in the Krio Homecoming as we screen episode 5 of the CBC miniseries, The Book of Negroes, followed by a panel discussion with scholars and members of the Krio community.
In partnership with the Krio Descendants Union in Canada, this panel will be presented in English.
This event is part of the Krio Descendants Union (KDU) week-long homecoming event in Nova Scotia from August 29 to September 5, 2016, retracing their journey from slavery in the United States, to freedom in Nova Scotia, to citizenship in Sierra Leone.