Juneteenth at Harvard


Monday, June 14, 2021 (All day) to Friday, June 18, 2021 (All day)


Juneteenth commemorates the end of slavery across the nation and is often celebrated in African American communities with storytelling, cooking special recipes, and reflection on history and fellowship. Register for events organized by the Harvard Office for Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging, DIB Leadership Council, and University and Boston community partners.

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Monday, June 14: On Juneteenth: Book discussion with author Annette Gordon-Reed and Spoken Work by Remka Nwana

Tuesday, June 15: Stories of Juneteenth: A Conversation with Ms. Opal Lee

Thursday, June 17: Black Smoke: African Americans and the United States of Barbecue

Thursday, June 17: Juneteenth Freedom Day: Past, Present and Future

Friday, June 18: One Night in Boston: Celebrating Juneteenth, Black Music, and the Arts

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