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Ida B. Wells, born into slavery in 1862 and freed by the Emancipation Proclamation, devoted her life to the fight against racism, sexism, and anti-black violence. Hear her story as told by Paula J. Giddings, Smith College professor and author of the award-winning biography, Ida, A Sword Among Lions: Ida B. Wells and the Campaign Against Lynching.

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Bank of America Presents History Makers: Journalist, Activist and Anti-Lynching Crusader, Ida B. Wells
Wednesday, January 23
Doors: 6:00 pm
Event: 6:30 pm

$5 General Admission / Free for Members

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Brooklyn Historical Society public programs are made possible by the New York State Council of the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; and, in part, by public funds from the New York Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.

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The History Makers series is proudly presented by Bank of America.

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