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Film: Traces of the Trade: A Story from the Deep North
Date Saturday May 14
Time 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Location Details
Niles Discovery Church
36600 Niles Blvd.
Fremont, CA 94536
Event Type Screening
Organizer/AuthorSecond Saturday Documentary Series
Emailjeff [at] nilesdiscoverychurch.org
Phone510-797-0895
Address36600 Niles Blvd., Fremont, CA 94536
In Traces of the Trade: A Story from the Deep North, filmmaker Katrina Browne discovers that her New England ancestors were the largest slave-trading family in U.S. history. She and nine cousins retrace the Triangle Trade and gain powerful new perspectives on the roots of the continuing black/white divide in the United States.

A discussion will follow the screening.

Free and open to the public
Wheelchair accessible

The Second Saturday Documentary Series is sponsored by Niles Discovery Church and the San Jose Peace & Justice Center
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Added to the calendar on Thursday Apr 14th, 2016 12:23 AM
§Documentary: "Traces of the Trade"
by Rev. Jeffrey Spencer Friday Apr 15th, 2016 10:47 PM
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Niles Discovery Church
36600 Niles Blvd
Fremont, CA 94536

"Traces of the Trade: A Story from the Deep North" is a feature documentary in which filmmaker Katrina Browne discovers that her New England ancestors were the largest slave-trading family in U.S. history. She and nine cousins retrace the Triangle Trade and gain powerful new perspectives on the black/white divide in America.

The screening will be followed by a discussion led by the Rev. Sandhya Jha and attorney Peggy Bristol. Both Jha and Bristol have extensive experience in anti-racism work. The screening is free and open to the public; donations are welcome to help cover the costs of the screenings.

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