Sat, Feb 04|
Voices of Elaine: The 1919 Arkansas Massacre & It's Ongoing Impact
Few in Arkansas have heard of the 1919 Elaine Massacre, murdering hundreds of black men, women and children until recently. The symposium features the new documentary "We Have Just Begun", keynote address by the Honorable Wendell Griffen, and powerful stories by the descendants of the massacre.
Time & Location
Feb 04, 2023, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Hot Springs, 1008 Central Ave, Hot Springs National Park, AR 71901, USA
About the Event
Tickets include a box lunch, and until Jan 28 are only $18 for general admission, $10 for students with ID. Purchase tickets at VoicesofElainehs.org. Learn the stories never told. Why were hundreds massacred? Why were the survivors told to NEVER speak of it? Why was it erased from our history? How did the Supreme Court get involved?