Dr. Annette Gordon-Reed

263 Locust Street, Boone, NC 28608

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  • Dates: October 24, 2022
  • Time: 7:00 PM
  • Location: Plemmons Student Union, Parkway Ballroom (4th Floor)
  • Address: 263 Locust Street, Boone, NC 28608
  • Price: FREE and open to the public

The Essential Story of ‘Freedom Day’ and its Importance to American History

There is perhaps no one more qualified than Pulitzer-Prize-winning historian Annette Gordon-Reed to tell the sweeping story of Juneteenth. In her searing new book, the Texas native chronicles both the state and the country’s, long road to Juneteenth—and the many hardships that African-Americans have endured in the century since, from Jim Crow and beyond.

Learn more at the website linked above.