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The Lost Souls Public Memorial Project’s 5th Annual Recitation

May 22 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm

The Lost Souls Public Memorial Project’s 5th Annual Recitation,May 22, 2022 from 4pm-6pm at the Community Arts Center,721 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick, NJ

Join us in person as we honor the Lost Souls through live performances, including African Drumming, Dance, Spoken Word and a Special Libation Ceremony.  As in previous years, the names of the African Americans kidnapped who have been identified will be recited.
Masks are encouraged. If you cannot attend in person, please view the livestream here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q9PeEpuhCzc&feature=youtu.be.
The Lost Souls Public Memorial Project Inc. is a nonprofit organization committed to remembering the lives and legacy of at least 137 Black New Jerseyans lost to the domestic slave trade at the hands of a corrupt Middlesex County judge in 1818 through continued research and education and erecting a permanent memorial in their honor.


May 22
3:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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