Lecture on Frederik Douglass by David W. Blight

Munich Dialogues on Democracy, Amerikahaus and the Bavarian American Academy present ‘Frederick Douglass: Prose Poet of American Democracy’, a talk by David W. Blight, Professor of History and Frederik Douglass expert. He will describe how Douglass, a former slave, would become the most famed and widely travelled orator in the nation, using his own story to condemn slavery. 18 May, 7pm (CET). Click here for more info.