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Ripley Ohio: Gateway to Freedom on the “Underground Railroad”

February 4, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Free
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Peter Caproni, Ph.D., from NSU’s Center of Psychological Studies, will explore the role of his hometown of Ripley, Ohio as an early stop on the Underground Railroad. A slave woman who crossed the frozen river to Ripley inspired the character of Eliza in Harriet Beecher Stowe’s landmark book, Uncle Tom’s Cabin. Location: Maltz Building, Room 2045. For more information, send email to Peter Caproni at pc491@nova.edu.


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Details

Date:
February 4, 2014
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

Nova Southeastern University
3301 College Avenue
ft. lauderdale, FL 33301 United States

Organizer

Peter Caproni
Email:
pc491@nova.edu