David Blight will give a lecture on Frederick Douglass at the University of Maryland, February 5, 2018. Location and time TBA.
David Blight will take part in the panel “Frederick Douglass: The Life Behind the Times,” along with Leigh Fought, Nzadi Keita, Sarah Meer, Hannah-Rose Murray and Jacqui Goldsby (Moderator). The panel is sponsored by the Gilder Lehrman Center at Yale University. Location TBA.
David Blight will give a lecture on Frederick Douglass at Cedar Hill, Frederick Douglass National Historic Site, 1411 W Street SE, Washington, DC, 20020, on February 18, 2018. Time of lecture TBA.
David Blight will give a speech on Frederick Douglass for Washington’s Birthday Convocation at Washington College in Chestertown, Maryland, February 23, 2018. Frederick Douglass will be given a posthumous degree at the convocation. Location and time TBA.
David Blight will give a lecture at the 2018 Pittsburgh Humanities Festival on March 2, 2018. The festival is hosted by the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust and the Humanities Center at Carnegie Mellon University. Location and time TBA.
David Blight will participate on a panel at the Frederick Douglass Bicentennial Interdisciplinary Conference: Re-Imagining Diversity, Multiculturalism, and Social Justice, April 5, 2018.