Emacipation Day Author Talk with Jeff Morley: Snow-Storm in August

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library

Emacipation Day Author Talk with Jeff Morley: Snow-Storm in August

Tuesday, April 9, 2013, 6:30 p.m.

Jeff Morley and book Acclaimed author Jefferson Morley discusses Washington City, Francis Scott Key, the Forgotten Race Riot of 1835, and how this gripping chapter of slave history relates to Emancipation more than two decades later.

Learn which materials from Washingtoniana helped Mr. Morley recover and retell the story. Room 307.