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Jamaican Nationals Assoc. Black History Month Program

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COME OUT AND LEARN MORE ABOUT JAMAICA'S HISTORY AND CULTURE - "The Impact of Enslavement and Colonialism on Jamaica's Political Culture"

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Location: Silver Spring Civic Center, 1 Veterans Plaza, Silver Spring, MD 20910

[FREE indoor parking at public parking garage on Ellsworth Drive across from Civic Center]

THE IMPACT OF ENSLAVEMENT AND COLONIALISM ON JAMAICA'S POLITICAL CULTURE GUEST SPEAKER: Dr. Franklin W. Knight, PhD - Born in Manchester, Jamaica. Attended Calabar High School in Kingston, Jamaica. Graduate of the University of the West Indies, and University of Wisconsin-Madison. A historian of the Caribbean and Latin America. An emeritus professor at Johns Hopkins University where he was the Leonard and Helen R. Stulman Professor of History from 1993-2014 and Director of the Centre for Africana Studies. Awarded a Gold Musgrave Medal for literature in 2013.

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