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The Henry "Box" Brown Performance


February 13, 2018

7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Grounds Coffeehaus, Student Union, McNichols Campus

Actor and magician Rory Rennick will portray the life of Henry "Box" Brown in this one-man show.  Brown was shipped out of slavery in a box, became a prominent speaker and performer in the transatlantic antislavery movement, and toured after the Civil War as a mesmerist and magician.

University of Detroit Mercy will celebrate Black History Month throughout February with a variety of events and engagements that are open to the public. All of the events are FREE and take place on the McNichols Campus. See the list of events online.

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Contact: Adam Hollmann, assistant director, Student Life
Phone: 313-993-1154
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