The Usable Past with Dr. Nikki M. Taylor


The Usable Past - Lecture with Dr. Nikki M. Taylor

Date and Time

Saturday, October 22, 2022 4:00 pm


First Unitarian Church 536 Linton Street Cincinnati, OH 45219

Event Type



$7 - $45

Presented by the Friends of Harriet Beecher Stowe House, esteemed historian Dr. Nikki Taylor discusses atoning Cincinnati's history as a logical step toward social and racial justice today. Learn from Dr. Taylor's unsurpassed expertise in Cincinnati history and be challenged to consider how you will use your voice to create social and racial justice today.

Dr. Taylor is a Professor of U.S. History and Chair of the Department of History at Howard University. Her research focuses on 19th century history, with a special focus on the history of Black freedom in the age of slavery, women's history, intellectual history and urban history. She is the author of three books, including Frontiers of Freedom: Cincinnati's Black Community 1802-1868 and Driven Toward Madness: The Fugitive Slave Margaret Garner and Tragedy on the Ohio.

The special lecture supports the work of the Harriet Beecher Stowe House in Walnut Hills. Tickets are $7-$45.

The lecture is part of Harriet Beecher Stowe House's 2022 Lecture Series, sponsored by Huseman Group.

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