The Many Faces of Toussaint L' Ouverture and the Haitian Revolution: A Conversation with Haitian Artist Edouard Duval-Carrié and Prof. Anthony Bogues

Saturday, May 24th, 2014
12:30pm
Martinos Auditorium
Granoff Center for the Creative Arts
154 Angell Street

Speakers:
Edouard Duval-Carrié, Artist
                   Prof. Anthony Bogues, Director of the Center for the Study of
                   Slavery and Justice

The Haitian Revolution was an event of world significance which challenged the then dominant system of racial slavery.  This conversation between one of Haiti's leading artists, Edouard Duval-Carrié and Director of the Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice, Prof. Anthony Bogues, will pay attention to the  many different ways in which the leader of the Revolution, Toussaint L'Ouverture, was portrayed. An accompanying exhibition will also be on display in the lower lobby of the Granoff Center.