Lecture: Inaugural Address by Professor Damian Pargas
On Friday 25 May 2018 Professor Damian Pargas, executive director of the RIAS, will deliver his inaugural address at Leiden University, entitled 'Promised Lands: Seeking Freedom in the Age of American Slavery.'
As of 1 August 2017 Professor Damian Pargas holds the Raymond and Beverly Sackler Chair of History and Culture of the United States and the Americas at Leiden University.
His inaugural lecture will take place in the Groot Auditorium, Academiegebouw, Rapenburg 73, Leiden, and will commence at 4 pm. Attendance is free, but registration is required. Please register here.