MN Author Tour: Dr. Christopher Lehman

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Dr. Christopher Lehman shares how mutually beneficial relationships between southern slaveholders and Minnesotans kept the men and women whose labor generated the wealth enslaved.

Dr. Lehman’s book Slavery’s Reach: Southern Slaveholders in the North Star State won a 2020 MN Book Award, (https://shop.mnhs.org/products/slaverys-reach) and his upcoming book, It Took Courage: Eliza Winston’s Quest for Freedom (https://shop.mnhs.org/products/it-took-courage) will be released on April 16.

Dr. Lehman is a social and cultural historian, and professor of ethnic and women’s studies. Lehman’s work has been enriching the African-American historical canon for the last two decades.
Please join us for this special event!  It is free and open to all.