Emancipation Day Matters?

August 2, 2021 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm [AST -04:00]

Joint the conversation on why Emancipation Day matters via the UWI Museum Youtube Livestream: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RiumCVuxmH0

This is the first of a three-part programme exploring the contested history of Emancipation Day as a national day recognizing the end of slavery. Emancipation is a transitional period with significant cultural, social, economic and political implications, not merely a specific moment (lasting a day) in history.Do not miss the opportunity to participate in this very important discussion on why Emancipation Day matters