"The North Stars: Canonizing the American Abolitionists"

Saturday, July 18, 2015, 11:00am to 12:00pm


Central Library, Meeting Room A

630 W. 5th Street

Los Angeles, CA 90071


Mixed-media artist Hope Demetriades showcases her works portraying U.S. abolitionists as saints.  Discussion highlights the bravery, sacrifice, vision, unity and triumph of reformers who worked to eradicate slavery in this country.  Part of a series called "Created Equal:  America's Civil Rights Struggle," which is co-sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History.

Copyright © 2015, Hope Demetriades. All Rights Reserved.