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Royall House & Slave Quarters

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May 2018

An American Quilt: Unfolding a Story of Family and Slavery

May 23 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Royall House & Slave Quarters, 15 George St
Medford, MA 02155 United States
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Book talk by Rachel May, assistant professor of English at Northern Michigan University. Following the trail left by an unfinished quilt, this illuminating saga examines slavery from the cotton fields of the South to the textile mills of New England—and the humanity behind it. Our friends may recall Rachel May's pre-publication talk here in 2016. We're delighted to announce her return to discuss An American Quilt, due out on May 1st. Rachel May’s rich new book explores the far reach…

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