Salons at Lunch


Salons At Lunch:

Telling Our Nation’s Story #2

August 27th, 2021

BRING YOUR LUNCH! The Harriet Beecher Stowe Center, in collaboration with Our Common Purpose: Reinventing American Democracy for the 21st Century and the Commission On The Practice Of Democratic Citizenship, A Project Of The American Academy Of Arts & Sciences, present four salons this season intended to explore the ways in which Telling Our Nation’s Story initiative can engage communities throughout the country in direct, open-ended, and inclusive conversations about the complex and always evolving American story.



Common Purpose & HBSC team are joined by Jonathon Daniel Wells author of The Kidnapping Club: Wall Street, Slavery, and Resistance on the Eve of the Civil War (2021) and Daryl McGraw the co-chair of CT state Police Transparency and Accountability task force and founder of Formerly Inc, a criminal justice consulting company.


Preregistration is required and transitions to zoom if rain.


Registration Link Coming Soon

Location The Harriet Beecher Stowe Center/77 Forest St./Hartford, CT 06105
Doors Open 12:30 PM
Program 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
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