HISTORY BOOK CLUB MEETING
Thursday, September 19, 7:30 pm
The History Book Club of Historic Newton meets to discuss Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom by David W. Blight. This biography of Douglass won the Pulitzer, Bancroft and Parkman Prizes. The New York Times described it as a “comprehensive, scholarly, sober” account of a fascinating, brilliant man whose life “spanned the upheavals of the 19th century”.
Location: Jackson Homestead and Museum, 527 Washington Street
Admission: Free and open to all