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Inside the Vault: The lives and works of Phillis Wheatley and Elizabeth Keckley
Phillis Wheatley and Elizabeth Keckley were born into slavery, became free, and built a lasting legacy. Join us on February 4, 2021, from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. ET (4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. PT) as we learn about their lives and take a close look at the poetry of Phillis Wheatley (1753-1784) and the autobiography of Elizabeth Keckley (1818-1907), one of the most sought-after dressmakers in Washington DC.

This event is for teachers, students, and their families — and everyone with an interest in history!

Everyone who registers will be sent a Zoom meeting link and instructions in the confirmation email.

PD certificates will be sent to all who attend the entirety of the program.

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For more information, please contact us at firstfriday@gilderlehrman.org.

Visit us at www.gilderlehrman.org.

Feb 4, 2021 07:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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Jeanette Providence
English Language Arts Educator at Grant Union High School, Sacramento, CA
Jeanette Providence is an educator at her alma mater, Grant Union High School – Home of the Pacers – in Sacramento, California. She has taught English Language Arts for 24 years. She is the co-coordinator for Grant’s Health Sports Academy. She has mentored Twin Rivers Unified School District’s new teachers for 12 years. She received her B.A. for Intercultural Communication from the University of the Pacific, her Master’s for Cross-Cultural Teaching from National University, and her Master’s for Intercultural Communication from California State University at Sacramento. She was the 2008 Sacramento County Teacher of the Year.
Krystal Mackie
Ensemble in the Angelica Company of HAMILTON
Krystal Mackie (Brooklyn, NY) attended LaGuardia High School of Performing Arts and received her Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Contemporary Dance at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, under the direction of Susan Jaffe. She completed a tour of Broadway’s Cotton Club Musical, After Midnight, on the Norwegian Escape, choreographed by Warren Carlyle. She later made her Off-Broadway debut in This Ain't No Disco at Atlantic Theater Company. Krystal is represented by Lucille DiCampli Artist Representation and is currently in the 1st National Tour of Hamilton.