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Southeastern offers lecture on "Twelve Years a Slave"

Tuesday, February 11, 2014
by: Tonya Lowentritt

HAMMOND – The Southeastern Louisiana University Department of History and Political Sciences will present the 14th annual Black History and Politics Lecture Tuesday, Feb. 18, at 1 p.m. in the Student Union Theatre.

Speaker is the Rev. Stanley N. Helton of First Christian Church in Hammond who will will present a lecture on "Twelve Years a Slave" titled "The Gods of Slavery: The Theology of Solomon Northup."

Sponsored by the History and Political Science Department and the Hammond Historic District Commission, the event is free and open to the public. The lecture is made possible by the generosity of Carol Doucette, and is dedicated to the memory of the late Southeastern faculty member Albert J. Doucette Jr.

 


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