The Northern Slavery Collective (NorSC) is a cohort of museums and historic sites rethinking their current narratives by including the stories of enslaved and free people who lived and worked on these properties. NorSC is excited to announce its first Annual Conference to be held at Philipse Manor Hall on February 6, 2023. The conference can be attended in person or virtually.
Submit a conference proposal here.
Apply for a scholarship to attend the conference here.
Conference Schedule of Events:
9am: Welcome with Coffee and Light refreshments
9:30am: NorSC Presentation
9:45am: Panels 1: Experience Hot Off the Press Research
11:15am Panels 2: Experience Hot Off the Press Research
12:15pm: Boxed Lunch
Keynote Speaker (45 minutes) Lavada Nahon
What is new in the world of enslavement historical research
1:15pm: Round Table Charette
Bring your interpretive challenges and let’s brainstorm solutions
Fish bowl of previously submitted challenges
3:00pm: Tour of a museum
4:30pm: Mingle at the Museum (Not available for the virtual component)
Get to know NorSC Members and network