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Price: Blacks active participants, not passive receivers, in Civil War

Price: Blacks active participants, not passive receivers, in Civil War

The country is recovering from a long bout of historical amnesia when it comes to the Civil War, Clement Price said in his lecture at 10:45 a.m. Tuesday in the Amphitheater.

Price, professor of history and director of the Institute on Ethnicity, Culture, and the Modern Experience at Rutgers University in Newark, N.J., and a Board of Governors Distinguished Service Professor, said the purpose of his lecture, “Break Every Yoke, Let the Oppressed Go Free!” was to impress upon his audience the importance of the sesquicentennial of the Civil War, which takes place this year.

Price reflects on higher meaning of Civil War

Price reflects on higher meaning of Civil War

“Break Every Yoke, Let the Oppressed Go Free!” is the title for the 10:45 a.m. lecture today at the Amphitheater given by Clement Price during this week’s theme, “The Path to the Civil War.”

Price is a professor of history and director of the Institute on Ethnicity, Culture and the Modern Experience at Rutgers University in Newark, N.J., and a Board of Governors Distinguished Service Professor.