Activities & off-campus events

Reel Lenz to Diversity Film (Resource) Series – The Downward Spiral

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

12:00 PM

Coeur de Catherine, Room 251

The Downward Spiral

(Vol. 1) Slavery and the Making of America

This episode spotlights the origins of slavery in America, from 1619 through 1739. Focusing on Dutch New Amsterdam (later New York City), this chapter illustrates how slavery in its early years was a loosely defined labor source similar to indentured servitude. Narrated by Morgan Freeman.

All are welcome. Bring your lunch.