Special program at the Mystic & Noank Library

Traces of the Trade – Screening  & Discussion: Monday, August 14, 5:30 to 8:15 pm

The Mystic & Noank Library will host a screening of the abridged version of the PBS documentary Traces of the Trade (running time 56 minutes) followed by a one hour discussion led by DeWolf Family descendant, Elizabeth Sturges Llerena. The film’s subject, the American slave trade, ties in closely with the themes of Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi, this year’s OBOR selection. Arrive at 5:30 to meet Ms. Sturges Llerena; film will begin at 6 p.m. after a brief introduction.

 

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