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Ancestors of the Passage: Work by Imna Arroyo

January 18 @ 8:00 am - March 11 @ 5:00 pm

Start: 10:00am Tues – Fri; 1:00pm Sat – Sun

End: 4:30pm Tues – Fri; 4:30pm Sat – Sun

Cost: Free Admission

Description: Inspired by this year’s UConn Reads selected book, Viet Thanh Nguyen’s The Refugees, and the histories of voluntary and involuntary immigration that brought us to become American. Imna Arroyo’s art installation explores the forced immigration of slaves from Africa. The ancestors of the Middle Passage, those who had been on slave ships going from Africa to the Caribbean who did not survive.

Details

Start:
January 18 @ 8:00 am
End:
March 11 @ 5:00 pm
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Organizer

Diane Nadeau
Phone:
860.423.6389
Email:
diane@windhamchamber.com
Website:
www.windhamchamber.com

Venue

The William Benton Museum of Art
245 Glenbrook Road
Storrs, CT
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Phone:
860-486-4520
Website:
www.benton.uconn.edu
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