Words Are Freedom: The Confessions of Nat Turner

Sun, Feb 03, 2013, 1:30 pm

Free admission (all visitors, all hours)

Celebrate Black History Month and join us for a book discussion of the definitive account of America’s most famous slave insurrection as dictated by Turner—a preacher and self-proclaimed prophet—from his jail cell. Hosted by Sterling L. Bland, Jr. (Voices of the Fugitives: Runaway Slave Stories and Their Fictions of Self-Creation).

Central Library-Brooklyn Public Library

Grand Army Plaza

(Between Flatbush Avenue and Eastern Parkway)

Brooklyn, NY 11238

(718) 230-2100


Subway: 2, 3 to Eastern Parkway/Brooklyn Museum

About this organization

Brooklyn Public Library

This library system--the fifth largest in the country--serves more than six million people each year. The famous Central Library, whose building resembles an open book, is the main reference center and the core of a borough-wide system with 58 branches in as many neighborhoods.