Mariner Discusses 'Slave and Free on Virginia's Eastern Shore' March 2SALISBURY, MD---Salisbury University’s African-American History Month celebration continues with the presentation “Slave and Free on Virginia’s Eastern Shore: From the Revolution to the Civil War” with the Rev. Kirk Mariner.
His talk is 7 p.m. Monday, March 2, in Fulton Hall Room 111. He discusses the region during the antebellum period, dispelling preconceptions and stereotypes about slavery on the Shore.
Mariner’s presentation is in connection with the National Constitution Center and American Library Association traveling exhibit “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War” at SU’s Edward H. Nabb Research Center Gallery, 190 Wayne St.
Sponsored by the Nabb Research Center, admission to his talk is free and the public is invited. For more information call 410-543-6312 or visit the center’s website at http://nabbhistory.salisbury.edu.