<div dir="ltr"><div class="gmail_default" style="font-family:garamond,serif;font-size:large"><div style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:small;margin:0px auto;max-width:600px"><table align="center" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="border-collapse:collapse;width:600px"><tbody><tr><td style="border-collapse:collapse;direction:ltr;font-size:0px;padding:0px"><h2 class="gmail-m_3714313966362782409css-1nocmvr" style="color:rgb(0,0,0);font-variant-numeric:normal;font-variant-east-asian:normal;font-weight:400;font-stretch:normal;font-size:27.5px;line-height:37.5px;font-family:georgia,serif;margin:0px 0px 15px">The 1619 Project</h2></td></tr></tbody></table></div><div style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:small;margin:0px auto;max-width:600px"><table align="center" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="border-collapse:collapse;width:600px"><tbody><tr><td style="border-collapse:collapse;direction:ltr;font-size:0px;padding:0px"><h3 class="gmail-m_3714313966362782409css-18prcb2" style="margin:0px 0px 1px;font-variant-numeric:normal;font-variant-east-asian:normal;font-stretch:normal;font-size:18px;line-height:25px;font-family:georgia,serif;color:rgb(0,0,0)">Slavery and the American Revolution: A Historical Dialogue</h3></td></tr></tbody></table></div><div style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:small;margin:0px auto;max-width:600px"><table align="center" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="border-collapse:collapse;width:600px"><tbody><tr><td style="border-collapse:collapse;direction:ltr;font-size:0px;padding:0px"><p style="margin:0px 0px 15px;color:rgb(51,51,51);font-variant-numeric:normal;font-variant-east-asian:normal;font-stretch:normal;font-size:17px;line-height:25px;font-family:georgia,serif">Was the American Revolution a fight to secure freedom for all or a fight to preserve bondage for some? Did the patriots struggle for liberty or property? How should contemporary Americans regard the causes, character and legacy of the war that led to the nation’s founding?</p></td></tr></tbody></table></div><div style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:small;margin:0px auto;max-width:600px"><table align="center" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="border-collapse:collapse;width:600px"><tbody><tr><td style="border-collapse:collapse;direction:ltr;font-size:0px;padding:0px"><p style="margin:0px 0px 15px;color:rgb(51,51,51);font-variant-numeric:normal;font-variant-east-asian:normal;font-stretch:normal;font-size:17px;line-height:25px;font-family:georgia,serif">While our spirited conversation with some of the leading historians of the Revolutionary era and slavery in early America <a href="https://nl.nytimes.com/f/a/xZgVXxgtFBvo_qILq1B_bg~~/AAAAAQA~/RgRgN8mcP0TKaHR0cHM6Ly90aW1lc2V2ZW50cy5ueXRpbWVzLmNvbS8xNjE5ZGlhbG9ndWU_dGU9MSZubD1yYWNlL3JlbGF0ZWQmZW1jPWVkaXRfcnJfMjAyMDAyMjUmY2FtcGFpZ25faWQ9MzcmaW5zdGFuY2VfaWQ9MTYyNjgmc2VnbWVudF9pZD0yMTYwMSZ1c2VyX2lkPTM5MzhmMTdkODE4MmEyMmZkZTE0NjdmZjlkMGJiNWM1JnJlZ2lfaWQ9NDI3NDA4OTcyMDIwMDIyNVcDbnl0QgoAIpxEVV4fHDabUhBsaW1hQGdlbmVzZW8uZWR1WAQAAAAA" class="gmail-m_3714313966362782409css-1sybz1k" target="_blank" style="color:rgb(40,110,208);border-bottom:1px solid rgb(40,110,208);text-decoration-line:none;font-family:inherit;font-size:inherit">is now sold out</a>, you can watch the live stream on <a href="https://nl.nytimes.com/f/a/cgNbg3Iz7Wu-UFP4CurBCQ~~/AAAAAQA~/RgRgN8mcP0S4aHR0cHM6Ly90d2l0dGVyLmNvbS9OWVRtYWc_dGU9MSZubD1yYWNlL3JlbGF0ZWQmZW1jPWVkaXRfcnJfMjAyMDAyMjUmY2FtcGFpZ25faWQ9MzcmaW5zdGFuY2VfaWQ9MTYyNjgmc2VnbWVudF9pZD0yMTYwMSZ1c2VyX2lkPTM5MzhmMTdkODE4MmEyMmZkZTE0NjdmZjlkMGJiNWM1JnJlZ2lfaWQ9NDI3NDA4OTcyMDIwMDIyNVcDbnl0QgoAIpxEVV4fHDabUhBsaW1hQGdlbmVzZW8uZWR1WAQAAAAA" class="gmail-m_3714313966362782409css-1sybz1k" target="_blank" style="color:rgb(40,110,208);border-bottom:1px solid rgb(40,110,208);text-decoration-line:none;font-family:inherit;font-size:inherit">The New York Times Magazine Twitter handle</a> during and after the event.</p></td></tr></tbody></table></div><div style="font-family:Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;font-size:small;margin:0px auto;max-width:600px"><table align="center" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="border-collapse:collapse;width:600px"><tbody><tr><td style="border-collapse:collapse;direction:ltr;font-size:0px;padding:0px"><p style="margin:0px 0px 15px;color:rgb(51,51,51);font-variant-numeric:normal;font-variant-east-asian:normal;font-stretch:normal;font-size:17px;line-height:25px;font-family:georgia,serif">Please join us.</p></td></tr></tbody></table></div></div><div><div dir="ltr" class="gmail_signature" data-smartmail="gmail_signature"><div dir="ltr"><div><div dir="ltr"><div><div dir="ltr"><font face="garamond, serif">Maria Helena Lima<br>Professor<br>Department of English</font><div><font face="garamond, serif">Comparative Literature Director</font></div><div><font face="garamond, serif"><div>James and Julia Lockhart Professor, 2014-2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