Frederick Douglass shares his true tales of his life as a slave, his escape to freedom, and his rise as a great writer, orator, and abolitionist. He emphasizes the importance of reading and writing as well as learning history and developing a strong sense of civic responsibility.
Frederick Douglass “On Slavery and Emancipation”
Mr. Douglass will recite an excerpt from his most famous speech, “What to the Slave is the 4th of July,” followed by an unscripted Q & A session.
Celebrated poet and performer Nathan Richardson portrays Mr. Douglass. Designed for families and children K-12.
Sunday, January 27, 2019 - 2:00pm