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Born into slavery, Ignatius Sancho (c. 1729–1780) became a butler, shopkeeper, and musician, as well as a published writer and composer. He used the arts to disrupt bias and promote antiracism. Join Rutgers scholars from across the arts and humanities to learn about Sancho’s life, work, and impact.


Event Location:

Center for Cultural Analysis Seminar Room

Rutgers Academic Building, West Wing, 6th floor

15 Seminary Place

College Avenue Campus, New Brunswick