Please join Peter Caproni, Ph.D. from NSU’s Center for Psychological Studies, as he explores the role of his hometown of Ripley, Ohio as an early stop on the Underground Railroad. A slave woman who crossed the frozen river to Ripley inspired the character of Eliza in Harriet Beecher Stowe’s landmark book, Uncle Tom’s Cabin. Location: Maltz Building, room 2045. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
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Ripley Ohio: Gateway to Freedom on the “Underground Railroad”
February 5, 2013 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm| Free