Left on the Shelves: The Book Collection at The Amistad Center for Art & Culture
Feb 25, 2021 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Amistad Center possesses a dynamic collection of books that range from first editions to manuscripts, fiction, non-fiction, children’s books, Abolitionist tracts, and volumes that represent the Civil Rights Movement. Explore the collection with Daniel Broyld, professor of history at Central Connecticut State University, to understand how the Amistad book collections connect the Black experiences of the past to the present.
Co-Sponsored with The Amistad Center for Art & Culture and the Wadsworth Atheneum.