TALK: Questioning Narratives of Black “Dis-placement” in the Province of Caracas, 1760-1809

Thursday, April 13, 2017
4:30 PM – 6:00 PM


 

Free Event

TALK: Questioning Narratives of Black “Dis-placement” in the Province of Caracas, 1760-1809
Evelyne Laurent-Perrault (Department of History, UCSB)
Thursday, April 13, 2017 / 4:30 PM
HSSB 4080
This talk explores the social roles enslaved and free women of African descent played in urban centers, in spite of the fact that they were perceived as the lowest members of society.
Sponsored by the IHC’s Slavery, Captivity, and the Meaning of Freedom RFG.

Additional Resources
More Links: http://www.ihc.ucsb.edu/questioning-narratives/