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Connections: Historian David Blight and his book, "Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom"

Dec 3, 2018

Historian David Blight has written a remarkable new biography on Frederick Douglass. The book, "Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom" includes insights from a private collection of Douglass family letters.

Blight joins us to discuss his work and Douglass' life. His visit is part of a series of events* in our area celebrating Douglass. In studio:

*The events are sold out.