Join us for a Douglass Reading Room special event featuring a second rotation of:
- artwork by famed African American artists;
- notable books, and
- a moderated discussion with Gregory Morton (exhibit curator/owner of Douglass Place in Baltimore City), and Ka’mal McClarin (Interpretive Ranger, Cedar Hill, Douglass home in Washington DC).
Guest curated by Greg Morton of Baltimore, this interactive exhibit interprets the writings and living quarters of Frederick Douglass connecting historical themes with modern day discussions. August 18-February 28 featured artists include: Romare Bearden, Alison Saar, Elizabeth Catlett, Tom Miller, Leslie Smith III, Mildred Thompson, Arvay Adams, Laurence Hurst, and Kenneth Herlihy. Featured authors include: Octavia Butler, Ta-Nehisi Coates, and others.