New York Dialogue with
May 3, 2011 | 7:00PM - 9:30PM
Dr. Michael Gomez
FILM AND LECTURE: "Black Crescent: The Experience and Legacy of African Muslims in the Americas" Tuesday, May 3 at 7:00PM TO 9:30PM At the Malcolm X & Dr. Betty Shabazz Memorial and Educational Center 3940 Broadway, New York City Prince Among Slaves is an award-winning documentary about Abdul Rahman Ibrahima-Sori, an African prince enslaved in america, who won his freedom and became one of the most famous men of his day. THIS EVENT IS FREE TO YOU
Michael Gomez, PhD
Dr. Michael Gomez, Professor of History at New York University, is a key advisor and a scholar who appeared in the Prince Among Slaves film. His lecture entitled, “Black Crescent: The Experience and Legacy of West African Slaves in the Americas,” highlights Prince Abdul Rahman, as well as other slave narratives from the early antebellum period.