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On Two Hemispheres Comments

The New Opportunities at Hofstra Program presents On Two Hemispheres: Bits from the Life Story of Lewis Garnett Jordan, a panel discussion and book signing. In a book written in his own words and that of his great-granddaughter Cynthia D. Cooper, Lewis Garnett Jordan, the author tells the tale of being born into slavery and his journey to become a preacher, as well as nominee for Congress.

 

Speakers:

Rev. Dr. Sedgwick V. Easley, Pastor Union Baptist Church

Rev. Nicholas S. Richards, Executive Secretary, Foreign Mission Board, National Baptist    Convention, USA, Inc.

Cynthia D. Cooper, Great-Granddaughter of Lewis G. Jordan

 

Date: Thursday, November 21,2013

Time: 6:30 p.m.

Location: Rochelle and Irwin A. Lowenfeld Conference and Exhibition Hall, Joan and Donald E. Axinn Library, 10th Floor, South Campus

 

In collaboration with the Hofstra Cultural Center in commemoration of the anniversaries of the Emancipation Proclamation and March on Washington

For more information, please contact New Opportunties at Hofstra Program at 516-463-6976.

 

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Cost:

Free

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Location:

Lowenfeld Conference and Exhibition Hall, 10th Floor
Axinn Library
Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 111549-1000
USA


Contact:

NOAH Program
Phone: 516-463-6976

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