August 9 New Gainesville Chautaugua – ‘Becoming America’ with Harriet Tubman

As part of the New Gainesville Chautaugua Becoming America series, associate artist Chiara Richardson will portray Harriet Tubman at a special Northeast Georgia History Center presentation on Tuesday, Aug. 9.

Set in 1870, the performance focuses on Tubman as she reflects on being a slave, abolitionist, Civil War scout and conductor on the Underground Railroad network while looking ahead to the next major cause of her lifetime, women’s suffrage.

The event begins at 7:30 p.m. at the Northeast Georgia History Center. Tickets are $5.

For more information, call 770.297.5900, email historycenter@brenau.edu, or visit http://www.negahc.org/articles/events/detail/id/363/.