On Two Hemispheres
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.
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
Hempstead, NY 111549-1000