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GPL Presents: Bending Towards Justice: African Americans as Subject and Creators in American Art


About This Event


Martin Luther King, Jr. once said “The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends towards justice.” This program examines that arc as it relates to African American history enshrined in American Art. From colonial era portraits to 19th-century and Jim Crow-era prints to 1960s Civil Rights photography, this program will provide a visual overview of African American oppression, struggle and progress towards equality.

This program is free, but registration is required. Get the Zoom Link at: 


NOTE: This program will be recorded. All registrants will receive the recording via email within a week of the program.

 The Greenfield Public Library would like to thank the Sargant Memorial Library in Boxborough for organizing this event, which is free and open to everyone.

Event Details

Date & Time: February 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Event Cost: Free
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Event Venue

Venue Name: Greenfield Public Library
Phone: 413-772-1544
412 Main St
Greenfield, MA 01301 United States