Sully Historic Site

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: The Visitor Center and Gift Shop are open Thursday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

TTY 711

3650 Historic Sully Way
Chantilly, Virginia

Carol McDonnell,

Department Resources

Enslaved Resistance and Resilience in Fairfax County

2/11/2023 3:00 pm to 2/11/2023 4:30 pm

Event Description

(10-Adult) Across Northern Virginia enslaved men, women and children challenged their enslavers and the bonds of enslavement through many forms of resistance. This presentation explores some of their stories and the impact of their resistance and resilience on anti-slavery activism. This online program is sponsored by the Sully Foundation Ltd. and will be presented by special guest speaker Dr. Sheri Huerta, an Adjunct Professor at George Mason University in the Department of History and Art History. Registered participants will receive an emailed link for the program by 10am on the day of the program.

Registration: Register Online

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