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Documentary Film & Book Premiere by Dr. Dina Avery

Southern African American Heritage Center presents a documentary screening and book premiere by Dr. Dina Avery August 10 at St. James AME Zion Church in Chesterfield. After 200 years, descendants of runaway slaves will share their oral history from the communities of Rushing Spring and Ketona. They have met face-to-face with their slave master’s descendants, and their unique story is one of everlasting love, triumph and empowerment.