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The Cost of Sugar: Dutch Caribbean and Slavery
November 10, 2016 at 3:30 PM to 8:00 PM
|Location:||St. Patrick’s Building Carleton University Art Gallery|
|Key Contact:||Sarah Casteel|
CTCA (Centre for Transnational Cultural Analysis) is pleased to invite you to several events featuring internationally-renowned novelist and activist Cynthia McLeod who will share her creative and scholarly work on the Dutch Caribbean and the history of slavery in her native Suriname.
3:30 Public Lecture and Q&A: “The Free Negress Elisabeth”
5:30-8:00 Film Screening and Q&A: The Cost of Sugar (based on McLeod’s acclaimed novel)
All events are free, accessible, open to the public, and co-sponsored by CTCA, CUAG, and the Institute for African Studies.
To register and for more information please contact email@example.com
On Friday Nov. 11th from 11:30-12:30 a Workshop on the History of Slavery in Suriname and the Dutch Caribbean for Graduate Students will be given at 201D St. Pat’s ICSLAC Seminar Room (Faculty welcome!)