Adventures in Ideas: Humanities Seminars
Sponsored by the Fulton School of Liberal Arts and the Whaley Family Foundation. Adventures in Ideas Humanities seminars feature outstanding faculty from the Fulton School of Liberal Arts exploring important social, cultural, or moral topics.
Sponsored by the Fulton School of Liberal Arts and the Whaley Family Foundation, this three-part series features outstanding Fulton School faculty exploring important social, cultural, or moral topics. Attend any or all events in this series.
- $30 each or $75 for 3 via University Tickets
- Continental breakfast and lunch are included
From Ship to Shore: Unloading the Spiritual & the Underground Railroad
- Date & Time: Saturday, October 15, 10am - 3pm
- Location: Ward Museum, Legacy Center
Speakers: Drs. John Wesley Wright & Danielle Cumming and guests Dr. Eileen Guenther and Martin Hargrove
North-Meets-South Duo, Dr. John Wesley Wright and Dr. Danielle Cumming; American Spiritual Ensemble bass, Martin Hargrove; and Dr. Eileen Guenther, author of In Their Own Words: Slave Life and the Power of Spirituals join forces in presenting a participatory session focusing on spirituals and code songs and the consequential role they played in the Underground Railroad.