First WednesdaysFree Public Talks at Libraries around Vermont
Reading the Rails: Artists Imagine the Underground Railroad
Although historians have illuminated much of the mystery of the Underground Railroad, Middlebury professor Will Nash explores how contemporary artists and commentators use romanticized versions of the story to map new “Underground Railroads” and reflect cultural moments.
This video was recorded at the First Congregational Church of Manchester on December 4, 2019.
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