Words are Freedom: Harriet Jacobs' Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl - Brooklyn Public Library, central branch

Date: 02/24/13
Hours: 1:30pm
Ages: TW,TE,AD
10 Grand Army Plaza - 718-230-2100
Prospect Heights, NY 11238

Description: This event will discuss the autobiographical account by Jacobs, a former slave, of her master's cruelty and physical abuse, and her harrowing experience as a fugitive attempting to secure her children's freedom.