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Reading Frederick Douglass 2019 – St. Johnsbury **CANCELLED**

July 2, 2019
6:00 pm


Catamount Arts

Join us as we read together the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which the great abolitionist orator Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is a participatory event. Community members are invited to witness and/or join in the reading. Copies of the speech will be provided. Following the reading, there will be a discussion and light refreshments

Hosted by Community Change, Inc. With co-sponsors Catamount Center for the Arts, Cobleigh Public Library, The Community Restorative Justice Center, Lyndon State College FAIR, NEK Allies for Racial Justice, the NEK Chamber of Commerce, the St. Johnsbury Athenaeum, Interfaith Partners, and the UU Congregation of St. Johnsbury.

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Frederick Douglass mini bio:

Image by Patricia Shine

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Organizer

Paul Marcus
Phone:
(802) 695-2968

Venue

Catamount Arts
115 Eastern Ave
St Johnsbury, VT 05819 United States
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Website:
www.catamountarts.org