Film: Traces Of The Trade - A Story From The Deep North

02/27/2013  11:30 am to 1:30 pm

Student Commons Theater, Room 4240


First-time filmmaker Katrina Browne makes a troubling discovery - her New England ancestors were the largest slave-trading family in U.S. history. She and nine fellow descendants set off to retrace the Triangle Trade: from their old hometown in Rhode Island to slave forts in Ghana to sugar plantation ruins in Cuba.