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Monday, February 10, 2014
Forbidden Fruit: Love Stories from the Underground Railroad
Artwork by Penny Sisto
Join The Gist of Freedom, Thursday February 13th @ 8pm ET, to hear author Betty DeRamus talk about her special book in honor of Black History Month and Valentine’s Day! Betty will talk about her first book, Forbidden Fruit: Love Stories from the Underground Railroad, a collection of true stories about enslaved couples—and a few interracial ones—who took extraordinary steps to avoid being separated during the slavery era.