February 27, 2023

A panel discussion about the Civil War-era Black suffragist movement in Pennsylvania. 

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Detail of the Popel Shaw Center's 2016 Black History Month poster.

Join the Popel Shaw Center for Race & Ethnicity and the Office of Alumni Relations for this Black History Month performance by Lenwood Sloan, Kelly Summerford,and Sharia Benn, living-history interpreters of the Pennsylvania Past Players. History comes to life as they don the personas of Martin Delany, William C. Goodridge and Frances E. W. Harper, prominent and powerful 19th-century Black Pennsylvania suffragists and abolitionists.

Individuals must register to attend. Space is limited for in-person participation, however the event will be livestreamed on the Alumni Relations YouTube channel, in real time


Further information

  • Location: Stern Great Hall
  • Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Calendar Icon
  • Cost: Free