CANCELLED: Presentation by Dr. Constance McGovern on Slave Life in Allegany County

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED: Slave Life in Allegany County: A Presentation by Constance McGovern
Frostburg State University’s African-American Studies Program will present “Liberty to Them Is as Sweet as It Is to Me: Slave Life in Allegany County, 1789-1864,” a presentation by retired history professor and former FSU provost Constance McGovern, on Wednesday, Feb. 20, at 6 p.m. in room 226 of the Compton Science Center. The event will be free and open to the public.
McGovern has nearly 40 years of experience teaching history. Her teaching fields include American social history and Colonial, Revolutionary and Early Constitutional America. She has published a book and multiple articles on the history of American Psychiatry, her field of research, and her forthcoming article on the same topic as her presentation will be published in the Maryland Historical Magazine.
Before she was the provost at FSU from 1993 to 1996 and a member of the history department until 2005, McGovern was the vice provost at the University of Vermont. There she was also a director of graduate studies, an associate dean and the director of the Living/Learning Center.
For more information, call 301-687-4228 or email

Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 6:00pm

Compton Science 226
101 Braddock Road, Frostburg, MD, Frostburg

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