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The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration

October 5, 2016
5:00 pm


Ira Allen Chapel
Image of migrant workers beside car

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Isabel Wilkerson chronicles one of the greatest stories of American history: the decades-long migration of black citizens who fled the South for northern and western cities in search of a better life—a movement that reshaped culture and politics and set in motion racial challenges we now face.

A Pulitzer Prizes Centennial program.

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Underwriter: University of Vermont

For more information

“Telling America’s Untold Story,” short discussion with Isabel Wilkerson, Bostonia:

Image of migrant workers, 1940: Library of Congress

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Organizer

Wendy Hysko
Phone:
(802) 878-6955

Venue

Ira Allen Chapel
26 University Place
Burlington, VT 05405 United States
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Phone:
(802) 656-3131