Black History Month Forum: Charles Chesnutt and Helen Chesnutt

The Lake View Cemetery Foundation in collaboration with Hiram College, the History Center at Western Reserve Historical Society and WVIZ/PBS ideastream® will present four lectures on prominent African Americans buried at Lake View Cemetery. The presentations, moderated by Dee Perry will include: Charles Chesnutt and his daughter Helen Chesnutt, Jane Edna Hunter, Garrett Morgan, and Carl and Louis Stokes.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017  Liz Piatt, Associate Professor of Sociology, will speak on Charles Chesnutt and his daughter, Helen Chesnutt

In addition, to a distance learning connection, schools can install Real Presence software on a laptop to interact live with our program. Schools can also view the program via a live stream and forward email questions prior to the program. Schools interested in participating in the programs should contact John Ramicone at john.ramicone@ideastream.org or 216-916-6360.

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