400th Anniversary of Forced African Migration

In commemoration of the 400th anniversary of the beginning of forced migration of Africans to North America, the Association for the Study of African… read more

In commemoration of the 400th anniversary of the beginning of forced migration of Africans to North America, the Association for the Study of African American Life and History hosted a panel discussion on the theme “400 Years of Perseverance.” The group of scholars talked about the importance of slave site preservation, W.E.B. DuBois' color line theory, civil rights, and the criminal justice system. In August of 1619, twenty Africans who had been forced to cross the Atlantic Ocean arrived in the Virginia colony on board a Dutch ship. close

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  • Gloria J. Browne-Marshall Associate Professor John Jay College of Criminal Justice->Department of Law, Police Science and Criminal Justice Administration
  • Spencer R. Crew Professor George Mason University->History and Art History Department
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400th Anniversary of Forced African Migration

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Program ID:
457456-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 10, 2019 | 1:29pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Feb 22, 2019 | 5:18am EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Feb 10, 2019 | 1:29pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 11, 2019 | 5:54am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 21, 2019 | 11:13pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 22, 2019 | 5:18am EST | C-SPAN 3
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