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CANCELED: Maafa Reading/Dedication and Visuals of the Transatlantic Slave Trade
February 24 at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
This event has been canceled.
Maafa—the Kiswahili word for “calamity” or “catastrophe”—is the term used for the African holocaust of 10 million slaves who were killed in the transatlantic slave trade in America. Please join us for a virtual commemoration to honor those who lost their lives.
This event is part of the FIT Diversity Council’s Black History Month activities; for a full schedule of activities, visit fitnyc.edu/blackhistory.
This virtual event is for the FIT community only.