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Leon Jett Memorial Lecture: Native Americans and African Americans in Early Detroit: Enslavement and Resistance with Tiya Miles

  • Date(s):  February 03, 2018
  • Time:  1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

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Dr. Tiya Miles

Join Dr. Tiya Miles, a celebrated historian, for a paradigm-shifting talk about her research on Native American and African American slavery in the heart of the Midwest’s iconic city: Detroit. A book signing of her newly released book, The Dawn of Detroit: A Chronicle of Slavery and Freedom in the City of the Straits, will follow.

Cost: 
Eiteljorg members – Free 
Non-members/General Public – Lecture included with museum admission

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