These poems were created this season in the Writing Life poetry workshop Write What Life Feels LIke Now with Esther C
Erica Armstrong Dunbar, Never Caught: The Washingtons' Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge
A startling and eye-opening look into America’s First Family, and a National Book Award finalist, Never Caught is the powerful narrative of Ona Judge, George and Martha Washington’s runaway slave who risked everything to escape the nation’s capital and reach freedom.
This event is the Library’s annual Henry S.F. Cooper Jr. Lecture on Early American History & Literature.