Merrick Hall at Goucher College
Hampton NHS, in cooperation with Historic Hampton, Inc. and Goucher College, presents the 7th Annual Symposium on African American History in the Mid-Atlantic:
"A Strong Body, Mind and Spirit: African American Women of the Antebellum Era"
Marie Jenkins Schwartz, Ph.D, author of “Birthing a Slave: Motherhood and Medicine in the Antebellum South” will be this year’s keynote speaker. Additional speakers are: Kate Larson, Ph.D. author of “Bound for the Promise Land: Harriet Tubman: Portrait of an American Hero”; Michael Twitty, Culinary Historian of African and African American Food Ways, and Queen Nur, Master Storyteller will perform, “Voices of Courage.”
Registration Fees are as follows:
Student/GBHA Registration: $25.00
General Registration: $30.00
Please mail check made payable to: Historic Hampton, Inc.
c/o: Ranger Angela Roberts-Burton
535 Hampton Lane, Towson, MD 21286
For more information, contact Ranger Angela
phone: 410-823-1309 x208
or visit the park web site: www.nps.gov/hamp