- Quincy Club 2015 -


In honor of the 150th anniversary of the abolition of slavery in the US, The Quincy Club - our yearly educational program -introduces high school students to the history of slavery. The program puts the Dutch and American legacies of slavery in their global and contemporary context. read more

- Introduction -

George Packer

Read Chris Kijne's introduction for our event with George Packer. read more

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