Join urban anthropologist and RCC faculty member Dr.
Sherrill D. Wilson for a lecture on the African
presence in the north, both enslaved and free, a subject long neglected but
more recently generating strong interest among educators and history buffs.
This talk begins in the early colonial Dutch occupation of New Amsterdam and
extends through the early America period, highlighting the achievements,
struggles and contributions of African descendants in the lower Hudson Valley
Please register online, by phone 845.359.0136, or in the library.