Columbia College Chicago

1619 Commemoration Lecture Why "Narrative Correction" Matters

2019 marked the 400th anniversary of the first Africans' arrival in British North America. To commemorate this event, Christy S. Coleman will give a talk on the importance of narrative correction in academia, public historia, and civic life. She will also discuss the ways that these corrections are critical to addressing social ills and divisiveness.

Panelist: Christy S. Coleman Executive Director, Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, Inc.

For more information, please contact Dr. Melanie Chambliss (

This is event is funded in partnership with the Liberal Arts and Sciences Dean’s Office and the Humanities, History, and Social Sciences department.

Friday, December 4, 2020 at 2:00pm

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School of Fine and Performing Arts, School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Humanities, History and Social Sciences

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