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The Civil War resulted in the emancipation of 4 million enslaved African Americans. Explore how the choices and events in the transition from enslavement to freedom continue to shape the lives of Americans over 150 years later.
Ta-Nehisi Coates, author
Manisha Sinha, University of Connecticut
Christy Coleman, American Civil War Museum CEO
The Virginia Museum of History and Culture's exhibit, Determined: The 400-Year Struggle for Black Equality will remain open for extended evening hours so that program attendees may visit.
Community partners: Coming to the Table RVA, Henrico County Public Library, Richmond Public Library, St. Catherine's School, and St. Paul's Episcopal Church.