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Amistad Screening and Panel Discussion

August 27, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT

The John Jermain Memorial Library in Sag Harbor will play host to a panel discussion about the people of the schooner La Amistad, illustrated by scenes from Steven Spielberg’s landmark film, Amistad. This screening and forum will be moderated by Dr. Georgette Grier-Key, executive director of the Eastville Community Historical Society, and will reflect on the Amistad story both in its historical context and in relation to the echoes that are still felt today throughout our nation.

This event is a part of AMISTAD WEEKEND, a reflection and celebration presented by the Eastville Community Historical Society, the Southampton African American Museum, and the Montauk Historical Society

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This panel will take place in the 2nd floor Rotunda.

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Date:
August 27, 2023
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
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John Jermain Memorial Library
201 Main Street
Sag Harbor, NY 11963 United States
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