The Legacy of 1619

Thursday, 17 October 2019Saturday, 19 October 2019

Location TBA

The Legacy of 1619

The 2019 Annual Callaloo Conference

Presented by Penn's Department of English.

Four hundred years ago, 20–30 Africans landed at Point Comfort, Virginia, as the first enslaved Africans to arrive in the American colonies. What is the global significance of this historical event? 

Schedule TBA. For more information: Penn English

Event is free and open to the public. Pre-registration requested.